Carnival of Music #19 The Halloween edition of the Carnival of Music is up at the Ministry. Yours truly even gets a mention, but only because Nazis are involved. Go check it out.
Month: October 2005
UPDATE: Check out the new and improved Murdoc’s MilSearch here. I’ve set up a Rollyo search for military stuff. I’ve been waiting for their “add your search to your website” tool to be completed. It is, so here it is: MO’s MilitarySearch in… Rollyo allows you to specify a group of sites to include in […]
Witchcraft tax-break is no hocus pocus Under Dutch court’s spell witches can write off schooling costs
This boggles the mind. You very likely saw this image recently during the brouhaha about the president of Iran stating that he wanted to see Israel “wiped off the map”: Notice the poster on the podium? Here it is in full: Hmm. Who is that down there, already broken by the time Israel begins the […]
As mentioned in last Friday’s Linkzookery, Bill Roggio of the Fourth Rail is going to be spending some time in Iraq soon. He’s asking for a few buck to support his efforts, as he needs additional insurance and is taking an unpaid leave from work to do this. I’ll certainly be keeping tabs on his […]
Body hanging from tree mistaken for Halloween decoration CNN: FREDERICA, Delaware (AP) — The apparent suicide of a woman found hanging from a tree went unreported for hours because passers-by thought the body was a Halloween decoration, authorities said. The 42-year-old woman used rope to hang herself across the street from some homes on a […]
I meant to point this out over the weekend. It’s a satire by Rand Simberg on how today’s media might have noted the passing of the 250,000 dead American soldiers milestone during WW2. I thought it went quite well with the Midway comparison that I noted earlier in the week. I’m a bit partial to […]
US House Votes To Allow NASA To Buy More Soyuz Taxi Flights Because shameful times require shameful measures.
A reader tipped me off to this: The Snark – the meanest VTOL UAV on the planet Good stuff: Constructed mainly of Carbon Fibre and Kevlar, the Snark is light and fast (280 km/h), quiet (special rotor blades make it extremely quiet ), virtually invisible to radar or infrared detection (it recycles its exhaust gases […]
I freely and readily admit to being at a loss over the Plame thing. Scooter Libby has been indicted, but as far as I can tell, it’s only over things he said and did during the investigation, not for any wrongdoing related directly to the disclosure of Valerie Plame’s status as a secret agent for […]