Archive for February, 2006

Missing Physicist?

Sunday, February 26th, 2006

On February 4th there was an exciting post on Slashdot putatively by a visiting professor at Stanford which posited multiple dimensions of time and no absolute time, which would raise a great many questions about widely accepted pillars of physics. Now however, the link to this visiting professors page at Stanford returns nothing but a […]

Never Mind the Bollocks…

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

At least someone has the balls to say f*ck off to the music industry. When I was a teenager we covered the pistols. Someday I will relate my own small nexus with the recording industry. The Sex Pistols have done us all a great service. I found this tidbit through Drudge which in turn linked […]

End of the Beginning of the End for Republicans

Thursday, February 23rd, 2006

Wow, that was quick. By way of providing some contextual background, I have never voted for a democrat for any office and do not ever anticipate doing so. But I have found myself thinking over the last 10-12 months while watching the smug and self-assured Sean Hannity prosecute ad hominem attacks (reasoning using a type […]

Islamic Cartoon Fascismo – Source of the Problem

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

In the interest of fighting bad speech with more speech, rather than violence, I would like to write one huge run-on sentence to post links to blogs that are correctly pointing out that it was the ISLAMIC SOCIETY OF DENMARK that actually took the step of conducting a road show throughout the middle east which […]

Christ, End the Cheney BS

Monday, February 20th, 2006

My initial reaction to the initial news a week ago that Cheney had accidentally shot a mate while hunting quail was, ‘Oh no, the news will now be filled with meaningless BS about this and nothing important will get through’. Well, a week later, the news has been filled with meaningless BS about it and […]

Curious George

Monday, February 13th, 2006

After watching the Sunday talking heads, I watched a little of Ebert & Roeper reviewing movies this morning when I saw the review of Curious George. This was timely in a way that I find happens often to me as we were planning on seeing it this afternoon. Ebert gave it a thumbs up but […]