this site is like looking at Leonardo Da Vinci's sketches of flying machinery. It has a poetic dimension too...
Since we are spotlighting the Intelligent Design sideshow in Kansas, I review an important but overlooked book.
Terrifying *true* story of the discovery of Ebola-infected monkeys on the outskirts of Washington, D.C.
Stay up to date on the latest attempts to alter Kansas' science curriculum in the name of "objectivity."
A few offbeat notes on this past week's AI competition.
We found Dave Chapelle, kinda...
Man-Made is the perfect soundtrack for the summer.
I never thought I could enjoy Elvis so much!
It's that indeterminate ground...
The saga of Big Star, and member Alex Chilton in particular, is one of the more compelling stories in rock history. Big Star was a quartet from Memphis, who included a young Chilton, formerly the teenaged lead singer for The Box Tops. It's a story of naivete, disillusionment, bitterness, and redemption, the first three of which come through in succession on their first, second, and final albums.
A lot of what passes for "popera" lacks balls. Not so with Il Divo.
Hip Hop Game has the exclusive MP3 post of Prodigal Sunn's new joint "Love Aint No Stranger".
Gay-Straight relationships can offer many opportunities for confusion to the unwary...
As migration continues to the South, Florida home sales go north in number and price.
I’m just an ordinary person, a writer, a mom, a wife – a student of life. I was in a Sears fashion show when I was a child, and I did have a piece of artwork chosen to “Go to New York” in elementary school. (I’m still trying to figure out what exactly that meant – I’m hoping it’s not a version of ‘Old Yeller went to live on a farm’) but I remain a non-Diva.
Chris Muir's Day By Day cartoon, for May 12, 2005
Did John R. Bolton, Bush's nominee for UN ambassador, misrepresent intelligence or didn't he? Did he break rules or not?
Pitchfork Pat is being controversial again!
Please, people of the USA, please tell me no-one takes this guy Pat Buchanan seriously.
For those less adventurous, avoid the 3 Cheese Stuffed Crust pizza at all cost.