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Why are there pictures of dead Africans in the New York Times?

This is a pet peeve of mine. Why are European and North American media houses willing to splash pictures of dead and/or mutilated bodies of Africans on newspapers and on-air? I really have to find the time to do a proper post on the subject. But while you are waiting, [...]
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So, what’s your pet peeve?

US Politics / Conservative : Common Sense Political Thought (5 years ago)

From Hube: Pet peeve Here’s a new personal pet peeve of mine: Why is it that people can’t park in a parking space when they go to [whatever] store? Why do they insist on pulling right up to the front door — parking in the FIRE LANE ... Read Post

Bad weather delays Japan’s six-year mission to mine a distant asteroid

News : The Raw Story (8 hours ago)

Bad weather will delay the launch of a Japanese space probe on a six-year mission to mine a distant asteroid, just weeks after a European spacecraft’s historic landing on a comet captivated the world. Hayabusa2 had been set to blast... Read Post

Origins of North African and Central/East European Jews

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (2 years ago)

A couple of new papers appeared yesterday. I'll just post the abstracts for the time being, and add any further comments as an update when I find the time for them. Some related analyses of mine: fastIBD analysis of Afroasiatic grou... Read Post


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