From the transcript: ROMNEY: We’re going to have to have employers in the new economy, in the economy I’m going to bring to play, that are going to be so anxious to get good workers they’re going to be anxious to hire women. Let’s start with that First clause: “We’re going to have to have […]Read More Current (male) workers are not-good and exceptions can be made for (good) female workers.
Scientists have decided to go ahead and publish at least half of the horrific research mentioned earlier here and here. Nothing to say – too busy convulsing in the icy grip of fear. Controversial Flu Research Published – Science News.Read More Today in Absolute, De-mitigated Horror – Update
I was shopping for Scott. You know, for his birthday. I’m saving this one for Christmas. But that led me to.. well.. Ladies and Gentlemen, I have discovered the single best Amazon user-submitted-photo gallery ever made. The product is a horse mask. The gallery is amazing. At time of publication there were 312 photos. Here […]Read More Why the Long Face?
What is the plural of Apocalypse? Turns out, Apocalypses. Turns out. Check out this wonderful infographic (at what point is it just a comic strip?) of failed and future Ends of the World. The Apocalypse Isn’t Happening Anytime Soon [Infographic] | WebProNews. (Found via The United States of Armageddon, source of all your End Times […]Read More A History of Failed Apocalypses
Alex Wellerstein’s “NUKEMAP” has been floating around the internet (NPR, JoeMyGod) and I have to say that I’m absolutely terrified by it. Put a nuke wherever you like, and see what the results might be. Try not to scream and weep from the unmitigated Cold-War-esque horror that subsequently engulfs you. No wonder our parent’s generation […]Read More Mommy, Where do the Mutants Come From?
He sent me, and many others, this form letter just now. My two cents: It seems reckless to pass a bill with so many abhorrently unconstitutional provisions, relying on a line-item veto to “fix it in post.” Read and decide for yourself: Dear Mr. Cox: Thank you for contacting me regarding […]Read More Senator Mark Kirk on the National Defense Authorization Act
Uh. Inside a Dutch medical facility is a potentially devastating weapon that could kill millions: A genetically modified version of the H5N1 bird flu, engineered to be easily transmitted among ferrets. And the researchers who figured out how to do it would like to share their work with the world. via Should […]Read More Today in (potential) Absolute, Unmitigated Horror