Respectful Insolence

Archives for March 8, 2006

Today’s regularly scheduled post has been delayed due to an important and tragic development. Something bad happened a couple of days ago, something that cuts rather close to home. Arsonists targeted the offices used as a mailing address for the Holocaust History Project (THHP). (Video here, but only if you have IE and Active X…

Good math

Here’s an interesting new blog that I discovered via Trackback. Remember my post yesterday praising a certain commenter who chimed in about the Geiers. He’s started his own blog called Good Math, Bad Math, which he describes thusly: …in my experience, one of the most clear ways of identifying a crackpot is through math. No…

Congratulations to Deborah Lipstadt

I’m a bit late on this one, but Deborah Lipstadt won the National Jewish Book Award for best book about the Holocaust for her book History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving. I started reading the book a couple of months ago, but got sidetracked. Last weekend, I picked it up again…