Deb Frisch, that erstwhile psychology professor (hey, did you ever wonder how many people study psychology because they need treatment themselves?) who thinks it appropriate to make jokes about child molestation, and who decides it is appropriate and normal to regard as inhuman anyone who disagrees with her, seems to have started something. What she … Continue reading Deb Frisch really started something
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Tisha B’Av – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The fast commemorates two of the saddest events in Jewish history — the destruction of the First Temple (originially built by King Solomon), and the destruction of the Second Temple. Those two events occurred about 656 years apart, but both in the same month, Av, and, as tradition … Continue reading Tisha B'Av – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abstract Dynamics: Could Global Warming Kill the Internet? The internet is a big network of servers, and servers are hot. They devour electricity, they run hot and they mainline air conditioning. When the global thermostat goes up, the servers start going down. It is all a bit of sci-fi now, but could it be that … Continue reading Words of One Syllable Dept.