Monthly Archives: March 2015

Cornell Dean welcomes ISIS to his campus

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
This is what seems like a sting operation conducted on a hapless academic administrator, Cornell’s assistant dean for students, Joseph Scaffido. As originally reported by the New York Post, an investigator working for…

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“I kissed her, and it tasted like chocolate”

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
This is just adorable. On my afternoon peregrination around Hyde Park, I came across this new historical marker, which sits in front of the former location of Baskin-Robbins. Although my photo cut it off…

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Machete-wielding man attacks TSA agents at New Orleans airport

http://rt.com/usa/242789-new-orleans-airport-shots/

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British primary school prevents kids from watching eclipse because it might offend their faith

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Speaking of religion in Britain, here is some news that’s been widely reported on secular sites, so I won’t dwell on it long. But it does show how ridiculous the British school system is when…

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The religious war in Syria and Iraq: a rare conversation between two enemies

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Fortunately, guest posts have on to me today like kibbles from Ceiling Cat. Reader Dermot C sent me a 2.75-minute video this morning (and a transcription), as well as his comments on the mindset…

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“Don’t Know Why”

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Norah Jones‘s (b. 1979) real name is Geetali Norah Jones Shankar, and it’s well known that she’s the daughter of sitar virtuoso Ravi Shanker (her mother was Sue Jones). When I first heard this…

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Beautiful Desserts In India

Beautiful Desserts In India.

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