Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project -... →
Jones was also famous for his peculiar skill with the train whistle. His whistle...– Casey Jones - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Louis Rhead bookplates →
So, what kind of mixmaster, guitar-pedal effects can one get out of a “spoken...– Web Semantics: speech in the cloud | Beyond The Beyond
Middlesex Philosophy has an extraordinary reputation: it’s the premier...– Siris: Middlesex Philosophy
In order to verify my partnership status with my boyfriend to renew my residence...– Outrage over Arizona is just a way of life in Europe | Investoralist
Family accidentally discover church under home -... →
Interestingly, the researchers went on to calculate a Gini coefficient for...– CMAP #8: Lifestyle or Job? - Charlie’s Diary
This conference is not just about Richard Rorty the philosopher, but...– Time Will Tell, But Epistemology Won’t | Beyond The Beyond
Some 10 miles (16 km) off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., a series...– Scientists marvel at “asphalt” volcanoes
Lotería (board game) - Wikipedia, the free... →
The Technium: Two Kinds of Generativity →
Nirvana and The Conquerors →
British game retailer *GameStation* has revealed that it legally owns the souls...– Risks Digest 26.03 - comp.risks | Google Groups
Wiley InterScience :: Article :: HTML Full Text →
“Origins of the symbolic-religious interpretation of Palaeolithic art.”
The 3.5” 1.44MB HD floppy may finally be going gentle into that good...– The once ubiquitous floppy finally being axed by Sony
The Movius line is named after the American archaeologist Hallam Movius (1907...– Everything Dinosaur :: The Movius Line - A Brief Explanation
50 Japanese town logos with kanji ::: Pink... →
A small boy proudly returned home and told his parents he’d gotten a job...– News from 1930: Tuesday, April 21, 1931: Dow 163.41 +1.04 (0.6%)
I like Segovia more than ever. The things I like are exactly the things I...– If You Like Segovia… - rec.music.classical.guitar | Google Groups
That’s what a lot of “authentic” and “open” people and companies are doing, with...– The Authenticity Arms Race
Punnest thou?” said the friar. “A heinous anti-Christian offence....– Laudator Temporis Acti: A Heinous Anti-Christian Offence
Graphic presentation : Brinton, Willard Cope,... →
Various historical fencing articles, most re Italian rapier.
Wired 3.05: Gossip is Philosophy →
Main Page - Italian Swordplay Wiki →
Could there be any better illustration of the opinion-forming classes’ aloofness...– Bow down before this mighty volcano! | spiked I’ve never flown; hearing jaded jet-setters prattle about how evil flying is pisses me off. Flying is miraculous and magical.
If you had told me, though, that a new science fiction novel had just come out...– BLDGBLOG: Continent-Scale Weather Systems Made of Glass
This, incidentally, is why, if you walk into a natural-foods store and purchase...– WRAPPING UP WORLD HOMEOPATHY AWARENESS WEEK. « Dr. Boli’s Celebrated Magazine.
the art of memory: trains in cinema - the narrow... →
English Russia » Under Attack of Ivan The Terrible →
Ivan Grozny kills everybody.
Let me give you a few good rules of thumb for searching out jazz gems in piles...– Louisiana Sugar Babes: Persian Rug « The Lateral Cut
Did Native Americans contribute to global warming? →
[Probably true, but why pick on Native Americans? It’s like these people have never heard of slash-and-burn].
AND YOU CALL YOURSELF A SCIENTIST! →
Scientist: I’ve got your explanation for you, Tom! Now, listen: you’ve known me ever since I came to Paxton. You know I’m not given to hysteria, and you’ve got to listen to me with an open mind!
Colonel: Take it easy, Ed!
Colonel: What are you talking about?
Scientist: I’m talking about giant locusts! Giant locusts are responsible for all this!
Japanese scientist: Technically, sir, tomatoes are fags.
American scientist [after a slight pause]: He means fruits.
Male scientist: You got through customs all right?
Female scientist: Oh, yeah. They were hassling some poor fellow with a beard and jeans, and I just kind of slipped by looking very respectable.
Clara Maas was an American nurse who volunteered for military duty, acquiring...– AND YOU CALL YOURSELF A SCIENTIST! - Yellow Jack (1938)
While yellow fever is transmitted by mosquito, it is caused by a virus. If the...– AND YOU CALL YOURSELF A SCIENTIST! - Yellow Jack (1938)
In following what they thought was a new line of inquiry, Reed and his people...– AND YOU CALL YOURSELF A SCIENTIST! - Yellow Jack (1938)