Monthly Archives: June 2008

CDC Q Fever Lab: FAIL!

I’m a big fan of duct tape. It very well might represent the apotheosis of American technological ingenuity. But two things do not go together: Q Fever and duct tape.
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Posted in Fucking Morons, WhatEVAH! | 9 Comments

I Think the NY Times Editors Read My Blog (The Bobby Jindal Edition)

Who needs the NY Times? Just read my blog.
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Posted in Creationism | 2 Comments

Self-Hating Science Teacher and ID Proponent Forces Expelled on Students…

…and that wasn’t the worst part.
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Posted in Uncategorized | 11 Comments

Democrats Cave on FISA and the Rule of Law

This is the vitiation of the Fourth Amendment and the creation of presidential fiat. Here’s something you can do about it.
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Posted in Civil Liberties, Democrats, We're Really Fucked | 4 Comments

A Complaint About PAUP*

I want my menus back.
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Posted in Evolution, Genetics | 7 Comments

Lenski*: Please Don’t Respond to Schlafly and Purdom

You can’t reason with ignoramuses.
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Posted in Creationism, E. coli, Evolution, Fucking Morons, The War on Science | 11 Comments

Impact Factors and (Redux)

Don’t worry about impact factors; worry about your eigenfactor.
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Posted in Publishing | 1 Comment

Mother to McCain: “You Can’t Have Him”

The Washington Mandarins are clutching their pearls over this dastardly Democratic ad.
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Posted in 'Snuggles' McCain, Iraq, News Media | 1 Comment

The Political Failure of Charter Schools: Conservatives Reap What They Have Sown

For the last two decades, give or take, charter schools have been a cause celebre for conservatives. Yet they seem to have abandoned them as a political issue. Here’s one reason why (italics mine):

Posted in Conservatives, Education | 7 Comments

About That Mutations-Are-Always-Bad Creationist Idiocy… (Again)

Mutations can restore function. Don’t tell the creationists.
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Posted in Antibiotics, Creationism, Fucking Morons, Mutation | 5 Comments