Monthly Archive: December 2009

Dec 31 2009

Funny quote from “And Another Thing…”

Eoin Colfer, author of the Artemis Fowl teen series, has thoughtfully written the sixth of three in Douglas Adams’ trilogy The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.  I’m having a wonderful time reading And Another Thing… and have found two especially funny, science-y quotes.  The first is for the philosopy geeks: Zaphod pounded the air like a …

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Dec 31 2009

Fight “Big Floss”!

Check out Dr. Amy Tuteur’s satirical article on sciencebasedmedicine.org   Warning – very freaking funny, and as one commenter pointed out, you may not want to be drinking milk during reading.

Dec 18 2009

Oklahoma to collect abortion information

This week Oral Roberts was called home, and now it appears there’s another big to-do going on in Oklahoma.  CNN reports “A judge could determine Friday whether to allow an Oklahoma law to go forward that will post information online about women who get abortions in the state — an act critics say would be harassment and an …

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Dec 17 2009

Test Post

Aren’t those test posts that people write weird and annoying?  It’s like they’re just writing meaningless nothings to see what happens when they post their First Post.   And even though they’ve Previewed their message, they still publish the drivel, just because…well…one has to start somewhere, I suppose.