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My 25th wedding anniversary is coming up this summer and my wife wants to get me a watch. I think I just found the top candidate. Seiko Astron GPS Solar Limited Edition SAST029.
The numbers reported for wind chill are far from perfect, but this Daniel Engber guy has his head up his ass (he won’t feel the wind chill up there). The wind chill does measure how cold it feels since it … Continue reading
I am technically a boomer, but never identified with them (I was born in 1963). This article sums up nicely why. I May Be 50, but Don’t Call Me a Boomer – NYTimes.com.
The Allure and Quick Fix of the Full-Pay Foreign Student – Commentary – The Chronicle of Higher Education
This article discusses some of my concerns regarding the great increase in international students at American universities. One quote from the article: So, are Chinese families getting their money’s worth? It depends on whether colleges invest time and resources to … Continue reading
Interesting to see the left embrace GMOs the way the right has embraced global warming (and evolution). No amount of science will sway these people from their beliefs. It’s like a religion for them. A Lonely Quest for Facts on Genetically … Continue reading
You Have the Right to Stay Out of Jail.
Words for the Dumpster – NYTimes.com.