Archives for December, 2007

As fair a definition as any of Newtonism. Suck Science on FunnyOrDie.com I think that we can probably fit Intelligent Vacuuming into the “big tent” of Intelligent Falling. Questions about whether objects are pushed or pulled can safely be left until after we destroy the naturalism of modern physics, and replace it with a theistic…

Mission uncomplished?

Noah Shachtman quotes General Petraeus: In one part of the country, the military is reinforcing the society, building things; in another, it’s breaking them ? waging “major combat operations” that aren’t all that different from what might have gone down in 2003. As I understand it, the “Mission Accomplished” in the famous photo at the…