Month: November 20, 2008

Nov 20,2008

For the love of underpants

A video and song extolling the virtue of “Big Underpants“, aka China Central Television’s physics defying headquarters in downtown Beijing. (H/T to Kelani Chan for the link and translation.)

Nov 20,2008

Water on Mars

This sounds like pretty big news: “NASA scientists have discovered enormous underground reservoirs of frozen water on Mars, away from its polar caps, in the latest sign that life might...

Nov 20,2008

The Death of Neoconservatism

This article was adapted from remarks delivered at an America’s Future Foundation roundtable in Washington on November 19, 2008. American presidential elections are often best read as verdicts on the...

Nov 20,2008

Libertarian Thoughts on Prop 8

Richard Epstein: “Today’s harsh skirmishing over Prop 8 starts from the common assumption that the state has the right to issue marriage licenses, so that the only question worth asking...

Nov 19,2008

Prego, cara!

This is the kind of story a reporter would die for: A MAN caught near Nobbys Beach with his penis in a pasta sauce jar led police on a 20...