top Leonid Meteor Shower Hits Tonight, Peaks Tomorrow
Saw about 20 last night, more than double the usual count of an average night in the Mojave desert. No colors, some very long trails.
top Bioethicist At National Institutes of Health: "Why I Hope To Die At 75"
My view on bucket list. It should be things to do to keep you alive, not things to do before you die.
top Death Valley's Sailing Stones Caught In the Act
Obviously the Weeping Angels stole the Tardis at the behest of The National Geographic Society.
top Public To Vote On Names For Exoplanets
I think we need to save save Goatse for naming the black holes.
top Ice Age Fossils Found During Los Angeles Subway Exploration
Were her last words "Don't murder me, I beg of you Don't murder me, please, don't murder me"?
top Atlanta Man Shatters Coast-to-Coast Driving Record, Averaging 98MPH
Radar jammers, they exist, they are effective and illegal. Also since a team could conceivably be charged with conspiracy. In most cases conspiracy to commit a crime is a felony even if the crime is a misdemeanor.
top Slashdot Asks: What Are You Doing For Hallowe'en?
Daylight Saving Time. Not Savings or Savin'.
top Incredible Footage Shows a Perseid Meteor Exploding
Actually a chemtrail exploded by HAARP apparatus.
top The Book That Is Making All Movies the Same
Murphy: I can't believe that just fucking happened!
Rocco: Is it dead? later... Rocco: I killed your cat, you druggie bitch. Donna: God. Rayvie: What? Donna: Why? Rocco: I thought it would bring closure to our relationship.
But they may have something, Boondock Saints was not a hit in theaters, falls in "cult classic" bin. Did make millions on rentals/dvd sales so the studio green lighted the crappy sequel.
top Ask Slashdot: How Do You Stay Fit At Work?
On assignment to Lexington KY, introduce my co-workers to Pi Day, they introduced me to Derby Pie. Nomish!
about a year and a half ago
top How Old Were You When You First Got a Cell Phone?
For many the question is how old were you when cellphones were introduced?
top Re: the recent U.S. party conventions ...
Heck with the food, did they have booth babes?
top What's Wrong With American Ninja Warrior?
What are the odds of Dr Who being in the hit category?
top New Study Suggests Wind Farms Can Cause Climate Change
How soon before we see the headline "Geothermal energy production prematurely cooling earths core"?
top The correct number of shoes to own:
2 pairs dress, 1 pair casual, 2 pairs western boots (1 dress, 1 roper) 2 pair leather sandals (Birkenstock, Rainbow), 1 pair waterproof sandals, 1 pair running, 1 pair light hiking, 1 pair backpacking, 2 pairs climbing (1 laced, 1 moccasin), 1 pair nordic ski boots, 1 pair alpine ski boots, 1 pair snow boots, 1 pair dive booties, 1 pair in-line skates, 1 pair ice hockey skates, 1 pair cycling shoes, 1 pair rain boots.
top Requiring Algebra II In High School Gains Momentum
Both California State University systems (University of and Cal State) have Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II (or advanced Algebra) in the high school subjects required for admission section. Not going to be real successful in those environments without taking Algebra II.
My two cent's, offer more logic, rhetoric and critical thinking in the schools. (and perhaps on the School Board)