Archives for May, 2011

Richard Tokumei has written a book that is so bad he is ashamed to put his own name on it. “Richard Tokumei” is the pen name of a ‘writer/editor in Southern California [with] degrees in Humanities and Phychology from the University of California Berkeley” and he has produced a book designed to anger everyone who…

Back in my days wandering around in Harvard Square, I used to look at the beautiful churches and think ….

Global Water Dancing is Imminent

It happens on June 25th. This is going to be a little like the Rapture but it’s not the end of the world and it really will happen ….

No! A surprising number of toddlers who manage to get their way through a window opening to fall to the pavement below live. Something just over three thousand toddlers do this every year in the US.

Wake up early on Sunday and catch “”Choice In Dying,” Eric MacDonald on Atheists Talk #117″

Atheist talk radio is a live AM talk show based in the Twin Cities and run by the Minnesota Atheists. As an occasional guest or interviewer of the show, I support it with countless hours of thinking of stuff to say. You can make your own contribution to keeping this important show on line by…

Wow. And no keyboards! OK, gotta go. You wouldn’t believe how many messages I have to deal with on my electronics correspondence machine thingie. What really happened …

It is Memorial Day Weekend, which can only mean one thing. It’s time for this year’s Summer Reading Recommendations List! Unlike the Summer Readings Suggestions: Science list, these books are primarily (but not entirely) fiction. Since I’ve not read very much fiction over the last year, I polled my facebook friends and assembled their advice…

ABC has a show called “What would you do?” that can be rather fun to watch, in which some sort of uncomfortable scenario is faked in a public place, and the reactions of the people exposed to it is filmed. At the end, the host of the show and the hidden camera crew comes out…