Archive for May 26th, 2011

May 26th, 2011 - 9:26 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Arizona Law Vs. Employing Illegal Aleins

Ed. While I know many of us are outraged at Arizona’ s profiling laws, this law makes great sense.  Penalizing those who profiteer by their use of illegals should be a nationwide practice. Huff Post WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has sustained Arizona’s law that penalizes business[...]

May 26th, 2011 - 9:16 am § in Misc.

Aderem Moves To Seattle’s Infectious Disease Institute, SBRI

from GenomeWeb: With a short trip across town, Alan Aderem and his team are bringing their expertise in systems biology to the study of global infectious disease. Aderem, a co-founder of the Institute of Systems Biology in Seattle, announced in March that he is joining the Seattle Biomedical Researc[...]

May 26th, 2011 - 7:43 am § in Misc.

Living With Conviction in Challenging Times

Soul of a Citizen: Living With Conviction in Challenging Times. Excerpts: By Paul Rogat Loeb Most Americans are thoughtful, caring, generous. We try to do our best by family and friends. We’ll even stop to help a fellow driver stranded by a roadside breakdown and even help them to get some ass[...]

May 26th, 2011 - 7:37 am § in Misc.

Responses to Netanyahu’s Bombast

As a Jew and as a Zionist, I was embarrassed and depressed by Netanyahu’s speech to the US Congress. I am nto alone amongst my landsmen in this reaction.  Take a look at these links from Haaretz: Ari ShavitNetanyahu’s peace stance is running Israel into a wall Gideon LevyNetanyahu releg[...]

May 26th, 2011 - 6:48 am § in Misc., Science

May 26, Anniversary of the NIH

The Hygienic Laboratory at the Staten Island Marine Hospital Service building. As epidemics swept across the United States in the 19th century, the US government recognized the pressing need for a national lab dedicated to the study of infectious disease. In 1887, the government set its sights on a [...]

May 26th, 2011 - 6:41 am § in America, Hypocrisy

HUMOR: How God and Reagan Rescued The USA

Mike Huckabee’s contribution lot teaching American history.[...]