Thursday, September 09, 2010


- What do you get when you cross a windfarm and a blimp? No, it's not a joke.

- So you thought the Cold War had a lot of spies?

- "Of course we can afford a government that actually works: the fact is that your parents have simply chosen not to have it."

- Next time you get into a climate change arguement, ask this question: are you a sceptic or a denialist?

- This is why Smokie and the Bandit isnt real.

- Why do these kind of things not get said in American newspapers?

- Spoonfighter has an answer to the "Ground-Zero" "mosque" problem. Because.

- I've been wanting to go back to school for almost two decades now, but perhaps it's a good thing I didnt. And, yeah, my student loans are paid off. (via)

- sigh.

- new poll! (via)

- Terry Pratchett talks about his latest book. Terry Pratchett, by the way, is a god, and if you dont read him you are losing out. Badly.

- Prophecy? (Note date) (via)


Pryme said...

You paid off your student loans? Lucky bastard.

And that onion article is equal parts classic and scary.

WV: "press." They aren't even trying anymore.

daveawayfromhome said...

I went to school in the 80's and early 90's, and had a mere 20 thousand or so in loans. It still took me over a decade to pay it off. (Warn your children: DO NOT get an art major unless you are independently wealthy.)