Notes on the Contemporary Scene

(delicious scenery – random selection from my hard drive) My cousin sent me a great Open Letter to Osama bin Laden, which speaks to the fact that Osama screwed up and basically condemned Islam to being cast in a negative light henceforth, and now there is no going back. High fructose corn syrup has been…

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*BAFFLEMENT*

I was speechless yesterday morning after hearing about this Discovery Channel Gunman from a blip on Drudge and then scouring over 14 media websites before finding something about it on a front page… If you didn’t hear, an environmentalist zealot went into the Discovery Headquarters with three bombs strapped to his chest, taking three hostages…

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Gone Too Long Megapost

I have never heard of it (no surprise there), but in 1962, the U.S. government exploded a hydrogen bomb in low-level space, just like one of those sci-fi movies where the aliens get blown up as soon as they leave the atmosphere, while the little humans dance around and watch the explosions in the sky.…

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