In a field experiment described in The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, S. Michael Gaddis and Raj Ghoshal sent out responses to 560 “roommate-wanted” advertisements in four cities in different parts of the country: Los Angeles, New York, Detroit, and Houston. These responses were made equivalent in all aspects but […]
There isn’t a single supporter of H.R. 2036’s plan to establish a permanent Moon base who doesn’t come from a congressional district that receives significant economic benefit from NASA operations. […]
Uncle Tong’s Hunan Cuisine in Houston is operated by racists who use their business to encourage others to embrace racism. Racism makes their food taste like garbage. […]
Houston area school districts have implanted RFID chips into kids’ ID tags and installed gear around schools and buses to constantly keep track of children’s location.
Get ’em used to it while they’re young and they won’t think twice about it when they’re grown. Where will implanted chip RFID tracking be found next?
A quick update on earlier stories about oil spills taking place around the world:
– The oil slick from the Timor Sea spill, which continues to expand a month and a half after it began, is now 80 kilometers from Indonesian land, but already some Indonesians are reporting “skin irritation and nausea” after eating fish […]
Oil spills pollute waters in Texas and Georgia. […]
What’s next – a rumor in Texas newspapers that Chet Edwards will be considered for an Emmy Award, or Nobel Prize? […]