Monthly Archives: March 2007

While I’m Away in D.C…

I plan on visiting the Smithsonian. Sadly, it hasn’t been run very well the last seven years. Maybe the resignation of Lawrence Small will turn things around. Who is Small?
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Posted in Conservatives, Fucking Morons, Museums etc. | 2 Comments

Creationist Sez: Peanut Butter Disproves Evolution…

…or something like that. By way of skippy, comes this, erm, fascinating creationist exposition on the inertness of peanut butter.
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Posted in Creationism, Fucking Morons, Religion, The War on Science, We're Really Fucked | 271 Comments

Newspapers: Alienating Your Readers Is a Bad Business Model

Atrios makes an interesting observation about the decline in newspaper sales and political trend at major metropolitan dailies.
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A Question About DLC Democrats

How can the DLC-wing of Democratic Party, including Rahm Emanuel, continue to claim to know what’s best for the Democratic Party after they’ve been so badly schooled? By other Democrats.
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Posted in Democrats, Fucking Morons, Fucking Royals | 2 Comments

And Who Elected These Guys Anyway?

One of the interesting things about blogging is that it has undermined the importance of the punditocracy. In the pre-interenet, and certainly pre-blog era, you had a very different relationship to politics, even if you were aware and relatively active: you were a consumer.
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Prayer Is the Answer?

That’s according to Republican congressman Randy Forbes, member of the Congressional Prayer Caucus. Personally, I think exercising Congress’ oversight role and passing some legislation worth a damn might help a bit more, but then again, my prayers wouldn’t count for much anyway according to the Caucus.
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Posted in Civil Liberties, Conservatives, Fucking Morons, Religion | 18 Comments

Creationists, “Biological Information”, and Cyber-Vitalism

In response to us foul-mouthed evolutionists, Casey Luskin asks, “Yet for all their numbers and name-calling, not a single one has answered Egnor’s question: How does [sic] Darwinian mechanisms produce new biological information?” I’ve never liked the whole “biological information” concept.
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Posted in Bioinformatics, Creationism, Evolution, Fucking Morons, Microbiology, The War on Science | 9 Comments