Archive for May, 2007

The Bellingham Herald: “IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama on Tuesday offered a plan to provide health care to millions of Americans and more affordable medical insurance, financed by tax increases on the wealthy.”


Scientists discover radiation-eating fungi | Press Esc: “Fungi possess a previously undiscovered talent with profound implications: the ability to use radioactivity as an energy source for making food and spurring their growth, according research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University published in the journal PLoS ONE.”


The exporter Writer2LaTeX, which as the name suggests, converts OpenOffice.org Writer documents to LaTeX is now integrated into OpenOffice! I haven’t been using OOo, so I wasn’t aware of this. I like to use OpenOffice or Word for shorter documents and LaTeX for longer ones that need more structure. The export is kind of sloppy, […]


I’m way behind on getting to this, but have you seen the debate in which Giuliani belittles Romney for being honest? Giuliani’s reaction seems to me perfectly asinine.


This article, I believe, is a portrait of my America.


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Moore was right

19May07

Tired of sophistry, I ditched Michael Moore a while ago. But this story, on face at least, seems to be a point for his side. Also, looks like his new movie is about the American health care system. Could be a good one, if biased.