I'm waiting for my sheets to dry, watching a station called MTVLive (did anyone know MTV is playing music again?), currently showing their European awards show and they just did their "best male" category and 4 of the 5 nominees were Canadian. Not that they are all my cup of tea, but "damn, way to go Canada.
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Automated "research firm" called my gv#.
Not very subtle info call for Ken Duncan for il state rep. Call ended after a series of "here is some information, now would you vote for him?" Questions, but the last information about his support for marijuana legalization didn't have the prompt ... The line just went dead.
Sunday, November 14, 2010
Friday, July 2, 2010
Disease and intelligence: Mens sana in corpore sano: "
Parasites and pathogens may explain why people in some parts of the world are cleverer than those in others
HUMAN intelligence is puzzling. It is higher, on average, in some places than in others. And it seems to have been rising in recent decades. Why these two things should be true is controversial. This week, though, a group of researchers at the University of New Mexico propose the same explanation for both: the effect of infectious disease.