Politics, Science, and Religion.
And sometimes intersections among them
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Sailing at 65 knots
How cool is this? This specially-designed craft has broken the sailing "sound barrier" of 50 knots. It clocked one run of just shy of 65 knots. And I get excited when my old. lumbering Catalina breaks 6 knots.
I never meant to say that the Conservatives are generally stupid. I meant to say that stupid people are generally Conservative. I believe that is so obviously and universally admitted a principle that I hardly think any gentleman will deny it.-- John Stuart Mill
We should do everything we can to make sure this country lives up to our children's expectations.--Barack Obama
cogito ergo sum. -- Descartes
I would imagine somebody in back was taking care of that for me while I was flying the airplane.--Captain Chesley Sullenberger
Countless lives were saved when I decided not to become a nurse. --Mildred Walton
The secret to a long marriage is to take care of your health.--Mildred Walton
Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power by Rachel Maddow