Dec 4

Predicting the worst

An interesting article about the effects of the Clean Air Act is here. The money shot: Not surprisingly, the cost of achieving the tremendous public health and environmental benefits of the Clean Air Act Amendments

Nov 11


From this article: A new report on violent extremists in the United States finds that terrorism plots by non-Muslims greatly outnumber those attempted by Muslims, and that Muslim-American communities helped foil close

Jun 16

Ethnic Cleansing

The ethnic cleansing going on right now in Kyrgyzstan is breaking my heart. If you want to see some pictures, this link comes from NPR. The idea of hundreds of thousands of Uzbeks fleeing

Apr 25

Jillian Michaels and being pro choice

Although I’ve slacked off the last couple of days, I have been really trying to work out.  Weight training has shown to be one of the most effective ways to combat osteoporosis.  (And I

Dec 20

Will Phillips for the Win!

This video is great! I would have liked to think that, when I was 10, I would have done something like this. But I was already being teased horribly in school, and I’m not sure

Sep 17

Seriously? Not Funny.

After a really long day today, I catch the bus home.  It’s night and it’s definitely a party bus full of undergrads ready to get drunk.  While I’m riding, I’m listening to a group