My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-3-29) →
Flying Lotus (57) Kaddisfly (12) John Scofield (10) Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan (2) Sebastien (1) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
What's wrong with the Cleveland Browns... →
If Brady had just taken what the Browns offered, he’d probably be our glory boy right now. Funniest thing is that the holdout earned him something like an addition $2 million over the length of his 5 year, $30 million dollar contract. It’s such a bunch of crap.
Hedgehogs and Foxes →
Great article. Another great quote from a follow up article (this one): “There are two practical implications for the news media that I mention in the column. One is that we tend to choose the blowhards for quotes and soundbytes, rather than the people who are more ambivalent, more cautious and more likely to be right. Second, there’s no accountability in any of this. A pundit from the...
YouTube being blocked in China →
My favorite line in here: ““Many people have a false impression that the Chinese government fears the Internet. In fact it is just the opposite,” a foreign ministry spokesman Qin Gang told reporters, according to Reuters. Access to YouTube had been intermittent earlier in March, on the first anniversary of protests by Tibetans against Chinese rule.” The problem with a communist...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-3-22) →
The Lonely Island (86) Flying Lotus (41) Chamillionaire (26) Tegan and Sara (18) Saosin (8) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Sugar Is Back on Food Labels, This Time as a... →
Finally got published...sort of. →
It’s not original research, but writing reviews means I’m making some sort of contribution to the scientific community. It’s better than nothing.
The importance of stupidity in scientific research →
If anyone wants to know why I struggle at work every. single. day., this is why…
This is pretty much hours of playtime for me
It’s pretty clear I don’t have time...