Archives for June 26, 2010

Germany has a magic octopus

He swam straight over to the German glass, climbed in and even put a lid on top once he was sitting inside.” Huh?

In which I provide my two cents regarding the current discussion between PZ Myers, Pamela Gay, and others.

Gulf States Continue to be Stoopid

I know you don’t like when I say this, but you people living in Florida through Louisiana (and points in between) are not exactly the sharpest knives in the drawer. As it were.

LOL Cats never before seen

If you’ve not seen this graph, or read this blog post, you should:

Is BP burning turtles alive?

According to some sources, yes.

Linux in Exile has a new post on the approach an organization may take in moving to Linux. The post is here, and I recommend reading it. I have a few comments on JH’s commentary. I won’t quote what he says (you should just go there and look at it), but my responses correspond to…

It is hard to prove, but the evidence certainly leads in that direction.

“Indigo Girls” has a New Album

It’s called Staring Down the Brilliant Dream. I’m especially excited about the new versions of Shame on You and Wild Horses The disk is a collection of 31 songs selected from live shows during 2006-2009. Brandi Carlile and Jill Hennessey do some of the singing. Technically, it comes out on the 29th, but Staring Down…