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On The Origin of Stupidity

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science. 797 more words



Your personal number for 2015 is obtained by adding 8 to your month and day of birth. (2015 adds up to 8).  For example, if you were born on Sept 22, add 9+22+8 =39.   6,500 more words


Early Motto on First US Penny

Everyone knows the official motto of the United States: In God we Trust. According to Wikipedia’s article, United States national motto, it wasn’t adopted until 1956, during the Eisenhower administration. 309 more words


Cancer, the ultimate renegade?

We have met the enemy and he is us.” Walt Kelly, Pogo comics

I have been writing about resistance to toxic chemicals. And though I have plenty of posts on other stuff, I have shied away from cancer, even though one of the biggest problems with treating cancer is resistance. 522 more words

Bill Nye discusses the evolution of sex

How did organisms go from cellular division to sex as a means of reproduction? What was the first organism to have sex?


Strong opposition to Darwinism in Israel

The United States is exceptional among economically-advanced nations in the large percentage of the population who reject Darwin’s theory of evolution.

But the USA has a partner in this respect.  214 more words

The Passing Scene

RenewAmerica -- Life's Vital Questions

As you may remember from this post, the RenewAmerica website is the eighth winner of the Curmudgeon’s coveted Buffoon Award. What we found there today confirms the wisdom of that decision. 607 more words