Mayim Bialik's PHD Comes In Handy On "The Big Bang... →
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Wind Map →
This is pretty rad. It makes like the US look like a big hairy yak. Oh, but that’s not the point.
The “walking dead” phase of the Republican primary... →
What You Need To Know About The Smear Campaign... →
Thanks to @GamMasWorld for tweeting this.
VIDEO: Rachel Maddow talks about her new book... →
This has me excited. I’m not into reading about war and the military, but Dr. Maddow (yes, she has a PhD) is hella smart. It’ll be a good book, I’m sure.
fuckyeahfamousblackgirls: Toni Morrison Takes White Supremacy To Task Few intellectuals have waged a public battle against white supremacy and patriarchy like Toni Morrison. Morrison has both examined and challenged systems of domination throughout her intellectual life. With her novels, essays, and interviews she has taken critical looks at the interlocking systems of race and gender...
Laughing out loud.
whatshouldwecallme: When you think you spot someone cute across the room…until you get a closer look
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Draft features essays by grammarians, historians, linguists, journalists,...– DRAFT - Opinionator - NYTimes.com This is a new series online. Man, I have to buy a subscription since they are hiking up the paywall next month…
The 'what he meant to say was ...' primary -... →
Oh I got it. It’s just that I cared so little about it, it was in the negative numbers. Now the Fake Bono story? That’s comedy.
The Tyler Clementi and Dharun Ravi We Will Never... →
This piece is very nuanced and thoughtful. A definite must read.
Do the Bells Toll for You? - Gapers Block Chicago →
My alma mater is looking for a new carillon player. My favorite memory is walking to Woodward to dinner in the darkness, which now is the Booth business school’s main building, and hearing the theme to The Godfather from the carillon.
Will the Real Mitt Romney Please Stand Up? →
This is a Slim Shady sort of remix video with Mitt Romney and Barack Obama. I love it.
Cameron in the process of promoting his new documentary, “Monumental,” which he...– Kirk Cameron on anti-LGBT remarks: I’ve been bullied too | The Raw Story The Pilgrims ain’t going to save America. And neither are you, Mike Seaver. Also, his sister, Candace is a fundy, too, but she at least isn’t obnoxious about it.
The Curious Case of Trayvon Martin - NYTimes.com →
Please read. Thanks.
Criminal Justice Petition: Prosecute the killer of... →
I signed this yesterday. Please read and then sign. Thanks.