Monday, March 29, 2010

Bits and Pieces - March 29, 2010

The New York Times is very polite and doesn't use the T-word. Let's all imagine how this article would have been written if those faces had been brown and the religion Islam. Emptywheel speculates further.

Scientists don't always talk nice.

Canada has been awfully pushy lately about the Arctic.

Humans may have been close to extinction more than once. So bring on that global warming! We're tough!

Bloggers solve math problems. A collaborative project.

1 comment:

MT said...

That's right about skirting extinction. Heck, it's character building. I wonder if our descendants will come out better looking?