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The next Tangled Bank will be held on Wednesday, the 4th of July, at Aardvarchaeology. Send those patriotic, all-American links in to the Swedish guy, to me, or to email@example.com.
Beyond that, this is an open thread. Say something profound.
Since the most important aspect of trial-by-jury was eliminated in the US, the institution is pointless. There’s no advantage or purpose to it.
What was that aspect?
The idea that there’s an “American civil religion” is not new. What is new that the “Americanism” book is written by someone who proudly admits to adhere to it.
He hates Tiktaalik. He hates it so much he even has a hard time spelling its…
Virginia Hughes tells us about techniques to look inside the zebrafish brain. The gang at HHMI…
That photo is from a lovely new documentary, with this trailer.
However, I have to call attention…
Salon sometimes, and with increasing frequency lately, publishes some genuinely pernicious crap. I notice they’ve been…