Archive for November 15th, 2018

November 15th, 2018 - 9:18 pm § in Misc.

Russian lane cheaters

A security guard pulled over these guys trying to imitate a bus on a vehicles-only bridge in Vladivostok. (Click here for source.)  [...]

November 15th, 2018 - 9:09 pm § in Donald Trump

Horsey’s advice for Seattle Republicans


November 15th, 2018 - 8:38 am § in Misc.

Sighhh … Nigeria’s Peculiar Antisemitism

The deep vestiges of Christian missionaries have infected Nigerians. Chinazor Onianwah, a man I very much respect, goes off on these rants not because the tiny state of Israel would be a meaningful refuge for Africans but because somehow, Chinazor thinks Israel has an obligation not shared by the Ar[...]

November 15th, 2018 - 1:28 am § in Science

The female scientist who dives naked with belugas

Daily Mail Reporter  Braving sub-zero temperatures, a Russian ichthyologist has thrown caution — and her clothes — to the wind to tame two beluga whales in a unique and controversial experiment. A the water temperature hit minus 1.5 degrees Centigrade, a skilled Russian diver,  Natalia Avseen[...]

November 15th, 2018 - 12:26 am § in Donald Trump

A lack of ‘common decency’

Our president for better or worse, Donald Trump, was a guest of France last weekend. He was there to represent the American people in events marking the end of World War 1 a hundred years ago. On Saturday, he missed a planned commemoration at an American war cemetery outside Paris, which his staff b[...]