Archives for June, 2010

Are women “bailing out” of IT?

Or are they being pushed out, but blamed for it? A blog post in on Womensenews.org, raises interesting issues.

Only for white girls:

Even at the most extreme edges of the flow of stuff out of the volcano Pompeii, at the far edge of the mud and ash that came from the volcano’s explosion, the heat was sufficient to instantly kill everyone, even those inside their homes. And that is how the people at Pompeii, who’s remains were…

I’m not going to say anything about the methods the Belgian authorities have used, because I don’t know anything about due process in that country. (Though I did notice that that Belgian police carry big machine guns, at least when I’ve been there.) Anyway, the Vatican has it’s shorts in a twist because civilian police…

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: