Monthly Archives: October 2012

Tab Sweep

How did the mutation that prevents lactose intolerance become so widespread so quickly? Joss Whedon endorses Mitt Romney. Camile Paglia endorses Jill Stein. And Revenge of the Sith. Really. Additional evidence for the grandmother longevity hypothesis. A recent conference asks … Continue reading

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Kindle Backup

My Kindle just lost a bunch of highlights from one of my favorite books. (I probably helped it, but I don’t know what I did, which makes me wonder if I’ll lose them again.) If you have second thoughts of … Continue reading

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Car Stereo – Progress Report

I always dread doing work on my car. Today’s project was to install a new stereo. I bought the car back in March. It already had an aftermarket stereo: the JVC KD-G200. There’s nothing wrong with it. I got something … Continue reading

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Don’t Eat That Brownie!

Bummer. Scientists have proven that germs can contaminate a dropped piece of food in as few as five seconds.

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