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Worldview 2.0 - The evolution of the binary mind

Saturday 2 June 2007 @ 7:33 pm

When I went to elementary school, we discussed things like children do. We said what we liked, what we didn’t care about or what we flat out hated.
Then I went to secondary school (at least I think that’s what Americans would call it). There the teachers wanted to teach us to discuss issues like grown-ups […]

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Steve Johnson - The genius of environmental comedy

Tuesday 17 April 2007 @ 4:21 pm

In 2005 U.S. sources released 7.26 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping gases. That’s an increase of 0.8 percent from the previous year. The average increase per year since 1990 has been 1.2 percent.
Of course one could think that this slower growth could have to do with a petite little hurricane called […]

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10 reasons why I, as a German, would vote for John Edwards

Thursday 12 April 2007 @ 7:15 pm

Yes, even as a German, I have my favorite candidate for your presidential election. In 2004 it was Gen. Wesley Clark, this time I have chosen John Edwards as my favorite candidate.And this is why:

He is a brilliant speaker. Look at his legal career. Speaking to the jury for an hour and a half without […]

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Evil fun with John McCain

Tuesday 27 March 2007 @ 6:04 pm

This is what you can see on John McCain’s Myspace page:

As reported by Techcrunch, McCains staff used a free template from Mike Davidson, but neither gave him credit nor hosted all required graphics themself as they were supposed to.
You really shouldn’t leave others in control of the graphics on your website.
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Mitt Romney is not into research

Tuesday 20 March 2007 @ 9:27 pm

Romney was in Miami, speaking in front of the Miami-Dade Republican Party, where the immigration hardliner said:
“Hugo Chavez has tried to steal an inspiring phrase: “Patria o muerte, venceremos”. It does not belong to him. It belongs to a free Cuba.”
Unfortunately he didn’t think of asking a Cuban first. The Boston Herald:
Sandra Levinson, executive director […]

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