Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Signs of the Times

On tonight's new episode of Veronica Mars, our heroine investigates the theft of lab rats. Among other qualities, they are genetically altered to "allow us to investigate the breakdown of cholesterol at the cellular level".

My thought: "but molecular imaging is the big thing now..."

If you understand, my pity to you.

Monday, January 22, 2007

But what if they used genetically engineered dodos?


Everything old is new again.


Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Pop Quiz

If you are LaTourneau University, do you really think that your teacher certification program is the best one to advertise?

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Monday, January 15, 2007

New Spam!

I just got a new spam offering me an iPhone. Really, I should be surprised it took this long for the spammers to start those...


Thursday, January 11, 2007

Quote of the Day

"It's not never day I get a death threat from a Mexican lawyer..."


More Wikipedia Fun

Here are some real articles in Wikipedia:

"Hallucinogenic effects of banana peels"

The Wikipedia article on banana features a video of someone polishing a shoe with a banana.


Wednesday, January 03, 2007

Fun with the FDA

Due to a mishap, my Christmas stocking was left behind this year. My mom mailed its contents to me--filled with chocolate.

And some gum, which is clearly labeled as "Not a low-calorie food."

It has 5 calories per piece. Someone at the FDA is just plain weird...