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33 Things: This Week’s Amusing and Intriguing Links

1. Conservatives would like to enter Exhibit A into evidence for consideration by the court of public opinion on the issue of border security: “The federal government has posted signs along a major interstate highway in Arizona, more than 100 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border, warning...
September 24th, 2010 | Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing and Intriguing Links

1.     A photo gallery of the International Space Station, with pictures taken almost exclusively by amateurs. 2.     When did progressives become so opposed to progress? 3.     Thinking about going back to school? Take a look at Pop Sci’s 30 Coolest College Classes in the Country....
September 3rd, 2010 | Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing & Intriguing Links

1.     On Writing a Book That Doesn’t Totally Suck: Writing a book is like giving birth to a snarling 8 headed monster. It’s so much more than sitting down in front of your laptop and typing. It’s more like a war, as your own words and ideas battle you and each other. In...
August 27th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing & Intriguing Links

1.   Joe Carter Facts #joecarterfacts are not copies of #chucknorrisfacts. They are the Platonic Form Chuck Norris only wishes he could partake in. 2.     You are older than you think. Born when Ross Perot was warning about a giant sucking sound and Bill Clinton was apologizing for pain in his...
August 20th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This week’s amusing and intriguing links

1.     The fridge of the future: George Jetson sold separately. 2.     How to pack the ultimate school lunch and be your kid’s hero for all time (or at least through the 4th grade) 3.     Gambling for grades: the next best study motivator, or internet gambling gone wrong? 4.    ...
August 13th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This week’s amusing and intriguing links

1.     Going to lose your house? Ask Superman to save you! 2.     How technology has made romance more Austenian than ever: 3.     ?! 4.     Judges exercise considerable (and disputed) power right and left- no wait, that would be left and left. 5.     “Civil suit” no...
August 6th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing and Intriguing Links

1.     Free ebooks in tens of different formats! ManyBooks. Many many. 2.     What did Albert Einstein think about god? 3.     A mother who recreates her infant daughter’s dreams and photographs them: 4.     Shields up! 5.     Thoughts from 1941: Who Goes Nazi? 6.     ...
July 29th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing and Intriguing Links

1.     Beauty, sentimentality, and the gospel: “Indeed, as the church seeks a role in the arts, it must reclaim a more mature concept of beauty. As we recognize and embrace the heartlonging in many works of art, we may make a convincing proclamation of the whole gospel message. Finding a way...
July 23rd, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing and Intriguing Links

1.     A Policeman Who Blogs…In Verse 2.     Zombie sign language! 3.     Analysis and Commentary on the Comics Page 4.     Ebert on Architecture 5.     The Cult of Originality 6.     Don’t ever ask a professional designer to make a ‘lost cat’ poster.  This...
July 16th, 2010 | Other, Thirty Three Things | Read More

33 Things: This Week’s Amusing & Intriguing Links

1. Yet another instance of art proving intractable to science — now, with more shady dealings! 2. Organs to order 3. Analogies are like sandwiches. 4. German Court OK’s pre-implantation genetic screening 5. The Weight of Smut 6. The Chemistry of Fireworks 7.  Your Golden Years May be...
July 8th, 2010 | Thirty Three Things | Read More
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