Monthly Archives: June 2010
Ahhh, it’s been a good month for emptying the world of these dirtbags! José Saramago, the Portuguese writer who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1998 with novels that combine surrealist experimentation with a kind of sardonic peasant pragmatism, … Continue reading
Another Red bites the dust! Joan Hinton, a physicist who worked on the Manhattan Project, which developed the atom bomb, but spent most of her life as a committed Maoist working on dairy farms in China, died on Tuesday in … Continue reading
Who knew that the Good Lord had such a sense of humor? A six-story-tall statue of Jesus Christ with his arms raised along a highway was struck by lightning in a thunderstorm Monday night and burned to the ground, police … Continue reading
A very good question asked by Tara Parker-Pope in the New York Times is, “How much would you spend on a sick pet?” Most pet owners say that cost is a factor when deciding whether to seek medical care for … Continue reading
From Don Surber, discussing the qualities of Our President: As to constitutional lawyer, I get the feeling he studied that that document with the same contempt an atheist may attack the Bible.