Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pink Slime

What is “Pink Slime” and why is the USDA only reluctantly “allowing” local schools to buy meat that does not contain it? Continue reading

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Of Locality of POV

The snow on Mount Hamilton is representative, the warmth in New Hampshire is just weather. Continue reading

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The Ancients Knew Atmosphere Was Chaotic

What do the classics tell us about Chaos? What about the ancient Gods? Continue reading

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An Ancient European Culture Rediscovered

In 4000 BC Europe, there was a modestly advanced culture living in multi story apartments, wearing jewelry, and enjoying fine dining or parties. My kind of folks… Continue reading

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The Trouble With Old Languages

A brief survey of change in ancient languages and why I’ve decided not to bother learning them. Continue reading

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