Archive for November 2011
I would like to see someone — anyone — ask EVERY political candidate the questions Jack Abramoff poses here.
You hear about government workers not doing the work they are paid a salary for, but doing another job. This is the most creative I’ve ever heard of.
I’m not an avid devotee of insects generally, although I do enjoy have the beneficial ones which keep my yard and gardens relatively free of the critters that want to eat my produce, but these photos are just gorgeous.
This is the best news I’ve had all week. Of course it means that next term Maxine Waters will be the ranking member on that committee… Even good news can carry mixed blessings.
This column about the new San Francisco/Oakland Bay bridge is why I loathe politicians, and why I don’t trust government at any level.
Scientists have discovered the gene responsible for how long we sleep. It’s not necessarily a pure blessing, and not because we share the gene with fruit flies. Now if they could find a way to disconnect the gene from heart problems and diabetes, I could cut my sleep time down.