Shit-U-not,Repubs voting to repeal Obamacare for the 37th time! This after another week of Benghazi. Why not just beat an actual dead horse?
— Bill Maher (@billmaher) May 15, 2013
New app helps you boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto & more.
Parapolitical brings us the strange tale of Special Agent Ted Gunderson, former also-ran for head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, who claimed the existence of a secret government program to depopulate the world through the use of deadly, aircraft-delivered aerosols (“chemtrails”), that the Oklahoma City bombing and 9/11 were “inside jobs” and stated that Sonny Bono didn’t die in a skiing accident… but was actually murdered by the CIA.
Is a seafood diet killing Arctic foxes on a Russian island… due to mercury levels?
The US Military’s Disastrous Plan to Use Napalm-Strapped Bats in WWII – another look at a ‘sounds crazy, but it just might work’ pre-DARPA military project.
For the first time in history, the Navy’s X-47B autonomous drone performed a launch from an aircraft carrier at sea. They’re still working on the carrier landing algorithms, though.
On owls & the ambivalence of the place they hold in human culture.
Why rituals exist: cost-benefit tradeoffs of the false-positive versus false-negative correlation on the savannah.
In your face, Thomas A!