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Over-hyped Superstars

Or, how Tim Tebow is like the iPhone (and not just because I don’t want to play with either of them). I think the iPhone is the Tim Tebow of phones.  Yeah, when it first came out it could do … Continue reading

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A Rant on Science and the Media

I like the media, at least in principal.  They tell me what’s going on in the world, and do research that I am too lazy to do but still care about.  They do have their uses and their good sides. … Continue reading

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A Rant on Temperature (Or: Why Your System Sucks)

The system that you use for temperature is stupid.  I don’t care if you use Celsius or Fahrenheit, it’s dumb.  It’s illogical (I will concede that C is more logical than F, but that only means you failed the test by less). … Continue reading

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Contentious Pseudo-Science

Today’s Wired articles have inspired me to create a list of what I consider contentious pseudo-science. That is, things that are hotly debated, sometimes with the guise of scientific reason, but with gaps in understanding or logic that present that … Continue reading

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