In a Christmas Day speech, Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda drew on Charles Darwin to make a point about wages.
I guess the next David Barton book to be pulled from a bookstore near you for all of its inaccuracies will focus on science. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="210"]Trust me. I'm Christian.[/caption] According to a speech Barton...Show More Summary
Digitised sketches and watercolours by Conrad Martens have been placed online by Cambridge University library On Christmas Day 1833, Charles Darwin and the crew of HMS Beagle were larking about at Port Desire in Patagonia, under the keen gaze of the ship’s artist, Conrad Martens. The crew were...
Jim Harbaugh knows the world is a hard, cruel place. The weak perish, the strong survive, and all life forms bow before Darwin’s immitigable statutes as they squirm to stave off extinction. Harbaugh understands this. It’s why he celebrated...Show More Summary
It’s hard to overstate just how brilliant and huge an idea Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection was and continues to be. It absolutely rocked Victorian England, to the extent that stuffy old Victorian England could be rocked past people just barely raising their voices in polite protest. Show More Summary
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How can the White Supremacist movement ever get anywhere if they're top sociopaths are killing other white supremacists?
IT IS A theory that many women have held for years. And now a study has revealed men really are the more stupid sex. ||| IT IS A theory that many women have held for years. And now a study has revealed men really are the more stupid sex. Show More Summary
It looked at winners of the Darwin Awards, given to people who die in such an idiotic manner their action ensures the species' long-term survival. Nearly 90 percent of the winners were male.
One day he's going to die doing something stupid: A 20 year study of the Darwin Awards, an annual review of the most foolish ways people have died, found almost 90 per cent were 'won' by males. Of the 318 valid cases remaining, 282 (88.7...Show More Summary
A new study in the British Medical Journal finds that the winners of the Darwin Awards are much more likely to be men, indicating that men may be more inclined to do incredibly dumb shit for virtually no reason. Shocking. Are you feeling faint with surprise? Do you need to have a seat? No? Read more...
"I have absolutely no idea why you'd try to direct traffic with frozen peas," said Duty Superintendent Del Jones, of Darwin, in Australia's Northern Territory. "Might've been trying to defrost them, I don't know," she said. Police said anyone interested... Related Stories Assorted Stupidity #68 Assorted Stupidity #67 Assorted Stupidity #66
There have been so many studies and reports over the years highlighting the need to change it’s hard to keep track. Most of them revolve around the speed with which society is currently evolving, thus evoking the old Darwin quote that it isn’t the strongest that survive but the most adaptable.
A troubling story out of Berkeley tonight. Local journalist Darwin Bond Graham has had his Twitter account suspended after tweeting a document obtained under California’s Public Records Act. The Tweet showed an email exchange between...Show More Summary
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There’s the Darwin version and the Flying Spaghetti Monster version, but this one is my favorite so far! [The Science Fish Car Emblem | Via]
The [Northern Territory] Government has approved the following changes in the [Darwin] port tariffs: introduction of a fixed berthage charge of $2,000 per