Archive for September 12th, 2006

Helium leads to Youth, or not.

| September 12, 2006 | 1 Reply
Helium leads to Youth, or not.

Helium (2He4) is the second most common chemical element in the universe and also the second lightest. It is a Noble gas (i.e: It doesn’t combine with other atoms, or even with itself above a fraction of a Kelvin). Young Earth believers use it in 2 mutually contradictory ways to try to prove that the […]

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Use of “fat” fashion models causes a ruckus in Australia

| September 12, 2006 | 8 Replies
Use of “fat” fashion models causes a ruckus in Australia

Here are some of the bad things that can happen to you if you are a fashion designer who dares to use non-anorexic models in your fashion show. Putting “fatties” in her show (woman who were sized 8 – 12) actually got designer MaraJoara blacklisted by Vogue Australia.  Here’s coverage by an Australian news web […]

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The War of Terror vs. the War on Drugs

| September 12, 2006 | 4 Replies
The War of Terror vs. the War on Drugs

It appears that the War on Terror is shaping up to be as decisive, efficient and effective as the War on Drugs: “Mission Accomplished since 1933″. The enemy is hard to define, hard to detect, and there is no exit strategy (see bureaucracies, below) in the unlikely case of a declared win.Terror is a state […]

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