Archive for July, 2008

Oil makes you stupid. . . news at 11

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

I knew that there were a lot of chemicals that when ingested could make you stupid.  Drugs, sure.  Lead and mercury, definitely.  But apparently even thinking about oil makes people stupid.  Consider the following: For weeks, republicans have been pushing the idea that either a) the Cubans are drilling in Cuban waters off the coast […]

Happy 4th of July

Friday, July 4th, 2008

I hope everyone’s having a great 4th of July (at least those of us in the States, folks from other countries can be forgiven for not thinking too much of it). July 4th, along with Thanksgiving, is one of my favourite holidays.  That may surprise some folks.  It’s not like the house is decorated in […]