Bobby Jindal is preparing to begin a campaign for the Republican presidential election in 2016. In order to win that nomination, Jindal knows that he has to gain attention by whipping up as much righteous fury from the GOP’s fundamentalist Christian base as he can.
Luckily for Bobby Jindal, there’s a time-tested method for getting […]
It’s Friday, and that means that… oh, hell, it’s Friday, so who knows what anything means at this point? The work week has driven out most of any sense of direction that we started with on Monday morning.
According to an article by Ethan Doyle White, in a recent issue of the journal Preternature: Critical […]
In absolute numbers, the number of Christians in England and Wales declined by four million, while the population in general rose by 7 percent. The number of people who described themselves as Jedi, followers of the religion of Star Wars, also declined, to 177,000. […]
Violence took place 821 years ago today should remind us that those who launch attacks against Muslims are likely to enjoy violence against Jews as well. […]
Scientists currently meeting in Copenhagen are discussing how predictions made about likely sea level increase now appear to have been too conservative. They’re now predicting sea levels of about a meter over the next 90 years. […]
In my college days, the red diaper babies who taught my social science classes loved to refer to Europe, especially Northern Europe, for examples of what the United States could be if it would only shed its capitalist blinders. Wouldn’t everything just be better?
Not everything. To be sure, there are areas in which European […]
Nobody knows what this flying lozenge was, and that’s pretty cool. It’s good to know that there are some things we don’t have answers for. […]
There was no Intelligent Design necessary to get these worms to evolve the capability of eating soil that contains high levels of heavy metals. Natural selection did the trick […]
John McCain doesn’t want to debate with Barack Obama. He says he just doesn’t have the time. John McCain says that he has to rush off to Washington DC right when the debate would be and, um, singlehandedly save the entire country right then and there.
Funny thing. John McCain doesn’t have time to debate […]