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  • Soy Seeds as Technology?

    Soy Seeds as Technology?

    .: Corvallis Gazette-Times :. News Perhaps it is time for me to return to my roots. I have spent many an hour reminiscing about my days in what was then known as “The Future Farmers of America” (now, officially known...


  • When is intent greater than content?

    When is intent greater than content?

    Yahoo! News – Judge Rejects School Board Evolution Stand Welcome back to class. I realize we have taken a rather long break for the semester, but it’s time one again to put our thinking caps on, and start analyzing the...


  • Brooke’s Story: He Just Doesn’t Get It

    Brooke’s Story: He Just Doesn’t Get It

    Brooke’s Story: He Just Doesn’t Get It Well, I am back. And I am disappointed. No, it’s not the usual disappointment on a Sunday afternoon, where my college team has let me down yet again. This is more serious. The...


  • 46 Minutes

    46 Minutes

    Yup. 46 minutes. That’s how long it took for John Kerry to get to bring up his VietNam service. Anyone have that in the pool? In all seriousness–I was surprised that, after hearing a video segment on Fox News where...


  • Quotes, or interpreting facts?

    Quotes, or interpreting facts?

    Yahoo! News – Bush Twists Kerry’s Words on Iraq I think there are two problems here, really. The first one is, there is a significant amount of “editorializing” going on in the headline writing, and the writing of the article....


  • The “false” documents

    The “false” documents

    I read something today that captured my eye. An adroit observer on Yahoo noted that, had it not been for the rather inept way the letters were (apparently) forged, we might have never known them to be false. Interesting. The...


  • What a Tangled Web

    What a Tangled Web

    The Kerry Spot on National Review Online to paraphrase (and butcher) Sir Walter Scott, Oh what a tangled web we weave, When America we seek to deceive! The stories are flying around. Documents prove Bush lied! Documents are a forgery!...


  • Hatred and Prejudice

    Hatred and Prejudice

    Yahoo! News – A EUROPEAN CONVERSATION I stumbled across this Op-Ed piece on Yahoo, and could not help but use this as the opportunity to sound-off about perhaps the most distressing turn of events in the past twenty years. The...


  • Believe it or not, Outsourcing *is* OK

    Believe it or not, Outsourcing *is* OK

    CBS News | Bush Econ Advisor: Outsourcing OK | February 16, 2004�07:04:23 This story from CBS is an Interesting commentary. What surprises me more than anything else though, is that it is another example of politicians fleeing from thoughtful analysis...


  • “Real Texans” huh?

    “Real Texans” huh?

    Yahoo! News Message Boards Politics News I was making my way through the various news stories on Yahoo, and reading the various postings that the Yahoo-fans post as comments to stories. In my ramblings, I came across the linked comment...