Encouragements Of Imprecatory Prayers Against Obama

So insidious: Over the past few days, a Biblical verse has reportedly topped the google trends charts. It is also turning up in bumper stickers and tee shirts across the country. It reads: “Pray for Obama: Psalm 109:8” But what do you see when you look up that Psalm? “May his days be few; may [Read More...]

How Exercise Helps Mold A More Stress-Resistant Brain

Really interesting research out of Princeton: In the experiment, preliminary results of which were presented last month at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in Chicago, scientists allowed one group of rats to run. Another set of rodents was not allowed to exercise. Then all of the rats swam in cold water, which they [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: Video Game Worship

No, not worshipping video games, worshipping through a video game… The word on the street is it’s only a parody unfortunately. [Read more...]

Gay Zombies Want Our Brains

Stephen Colbert exposes the real intentions of gays seeking the right to bury their partners. The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c The Word – Skeletons in the Closet www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Fox News Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

The Loudness War And The Attempt To Sand The Rough Edges Off Of Rock

NPR has a great article on the effects of attempts to reduce volume range within songs and to clean up all the natural mistakes of human performance.  First a video that the blog points us to on the deleterious effects of the minimization of loud/soft contrasts: And Douglas Wolk features The Beatles’ video for “Rain” [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: The Ball Is Inducted Into Toy Hall Of Fame

And Jon Stewart is outraged it took this long for ball to get its due recognition in this utterly hilarious clip. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Sportsmanship Fail

This is the first soccer footage I’ve ever found interesting: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Is Carrie Prejean From Another Land In The Future?

This guy catches the hidden truth revealed in her infamous answer at the Miss Universe pageant: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Understanding British Jihadis

Johann Hari has a fascinating article trying to understand homegrown British Islamists: Yet they felt equally shut out of British or democratic identity. From the right, there was the brutal nativist cry of “Go back where you came from!” But from the left, there was its mirror-image: a gooey multicultural sense that immigrants didn’t want [Read More...]