Archive for April, 2012

April 30th, 2012 - 11:08 am § in Misc.



April 30th, 2012 - 8:28 am § in Misc.

The AVE Challenge: What is this?

  a. statue of Stalin being removed in St, Petersberg, 1987  b. food being delivered across Berlin Wall, 1962  c. statue of Martin Luther King, arriving from China 2011 d. effigy of Gaddafi in Tripoli, 2011 e. suicide of artist in Beijing, 2011[...]

April 29th, 2012 - 9:35 am § in Misc.

Democrats: Conflict at the top?

Washington – Rumors have been swirling around that Wasserman Schultz was not in President Obama’s top tier of candidates to sit at the helm of the Democratic National Committee. A source within the Democratic Party who is a close associate of Wasserman Schultz has told the Shark Tank the det[...]

April 29th, 2012 - 9:02 am § in Misc.

Apple’s Newest Products

Convection Heater Internet Powered $1799.  [...]

April 29th, 2012 - 8:28 am § in Misc.


  Nate Silver of 538 (New York Times) has a detailed analysis of the effects of Roney’s image on his chances to be elected.  Here are the last three paragraphs: The most sensible takeaways, I think, are as follows: 1) Mr. Romney’s mediocre favorability ratings at this early stage of th[...]

April 29th, 2012 - 7:28 am § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations:Channeling Woodie Guthrie

Cindy Lee Berryhill – When Did Jesus Become a Republican[...]

April 28th, 2012 - 10:49 pm § in Misc.

A Scary View of 2050

A new report published by the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development paints a grim picture of the world in 2050 based on current global trends. It predicts a world population of 9.2 billion people, generating a global GDP four times the size of today’s, requiring 80 percent mor[...]

April 28th, 2012 - 10:12 am § in Uncategorized

Ave Challenge: Who Am I?

a. new leader for Reform Judaism b. inventor of the world wide web c. coach of Harvard football team d. author of new biography of Adolph Hitler e. astronaut who will command last Space Shuttle flight.[...]

April 26th, 2012 - 11:48 pm § in Misc.

Anniversary of Chernobyl

Wind blows through the desolate town of Pripyat. On April 26, 1986, this amusement park was being readied for the annual May Day celebrations when the Chernobyl nuclear reactor exploded less than two miles away and severely contaminated tens of thousands of square miles. see more work by Gerd Ludwig[...]

April 26th, 2012 - 11:29 am § in Misc.

Reef Keeping

Burke Blog : Winifred Kehl SCIENCE!! Comics – Episode One Click here for a larger image!   Learn more! The Moorea barrier reef was able to recover thanks partly to its population of fish. Some reefs – like those in the Caribbean – are over fished and do not recover well. All r[...]