Archive for November 19th, 2011

November 19th, 2011 - 9:40 pm § in Misc.

Super Putin Путин — супергерой. Медведев — ассистирует

Superputin What a change from the man of steel![...]

November 19th, 2011 - 2:22 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Phyllis Wise Will Cut Athletic Subsidy at Her New U

from ACADEME BLOG by John Wilson Last month the  Chicago Tribune had a lengthy front-page article about how the University of Illinois’ general fund subsidizes the athletic program with $920,000 in free tuition waivers for student athletes. The University plans to reduce this number to $500,000[...]

November 19th, 2011 - 7:55 am § in Misc.

Medicinal Potato Chips?

Can’t resist another potato chip? Pot-like chemicals in our body are at fault Submitted by Jamie Williamsonon Tue, 07/05/2011 – 09:22 Washington, July 5: Have you ever wondered why you can”t eat just one chip or a single fry? Turns out that that fats in these foods make them nearly[...]

November 19th, 2011 - 6:19 am § in Misc.

Local Reporter Makes it in Real Journalism, al Jazeera!

Just Found: this bit of prophecy from Michael Hood at Blatherwatch: Dorothy Parvaz  entered Syria last   April  to cover the  protests She  was not heard from for the next nineteen days.  Syria Parvaz deported, an Iranian born Seattle deported the Iranian born reporter to to Iran.  After wor[...]