Worthy causes of the day, suggested by Barry: “StopBigMedia.com: TV Stations Need Public Accounability” and “Show the Candidates the Many Faces of Climate Change”.
In observance of one of today’s quasi-holidays, I blame the Bush administration for strangling research funding, resulting in me—and most likely many other people—not having a job. George W. Bush may apologize by sending me a large check to compensate me for all that lost income or, at the very least, buy me a few very expensive things from my Divine Misconceptions sources wish-list.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “When Art and Science Meet, Nanoscale Smiley Faces Abound”
- “Cities Caught Illegally Tampering With Traffic Lights To Increase Revenue Of Red Light Cameras”
- “Ten weirdest computers”, part 1 and part 2
- “Study: Flowers Losing Smell”
A Sunday school teacher asked her class, “What was Jesus’ mother’s name?”
One child answered, “Mary.”
The teacher then asked, “Who knows what Jesus’ father’s name was?”
A little kid said, “Verge.”
Confused, the teacher asked, “Where did you get that?”
The kid said, “Well, you know they are always talking about Verge ’n’ Mary.