Archives for July 9, 2010
When and where will the next manhole explosion be? Bonus question: Why are manholes (or is that menhole?) round? Why is a Black hole emitting a giant gas bubble 1000 light-years wide? Bonus question: How can anything in a vacuum be called a “bubble”?
Basks in wadi, Augrabies National Park, South Africa. Warning, image (below the fold) is a bit large.
And we’re talking about bigots and creationists in Alberta, which I figure is more or less the Canadian equivalent of Texas …. the dumbest province in the Great White North.
Is Microsoft Losing its Grip on the Young Developers? Check out this interesting post by LIE. It’s the truth. Check out the BGR Plant Carnival here. And the Carnival of Cinema is here.
The highly untrustworty rag News Max is reporting: In the wake of Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele’s lashing out against the war in Afghanistan, CBS News Senior White House Correspondent Bill Plante is reporting a buzz in the GOP inner sanctum that Sarah Palin should replace him. Huh. Anybody hear anything about this?