Getting To Know You, Getting To Know All About You

I asked, you answered, then I aswered. randomliberal/Robert: What…is the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow? Are we talking an African swallow or a European swallow? “Although a definitive answer would of course require further measurements, published species-wide averages of wing length and body mass, initial Strouhal estimates based on those averages and cross-species comparisons, […] more

Know the Lord

With summer classes afoot, I’ve had to let a few principles go. E goes to a summer camp in the morning and then with my mother in the afternoon. This week, my church-going mother agreed to work the church’s Vacation Bible School, a somewhat innocuous five-day sermon complete with crafts and coloring books. Ethan goes […] more

Another Weblog Survey

This one looks like a class-based survey on webloggers. The total results are available immediately after you are finished. Many of them are quite interesting, not what you would think. There is a serious dearth of women taking this survey. Take it, ladies, and bias be gone (we’d like to think). more

Come Again?

Idiot: Ecclestone made news last week with his comments made in response to Patrick’s fourth-place finish at the Indianpolis 500. Asked about Patrick’s success, Ecclestone acknowledged her strong finish, but then made an assessment about women racing with men that caused a stir, saying, “You know I’ve got one of those wonderful ideas … women […] more


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Rare Case of Menstruating Boy

Despite the very real dangers inherent to this case, I’m wondering what “behavior and traits like a woman” means. He must have a fluff blog. In an extremely unusual case, a Kolkata doctor is treating a teenage boy who has been showing symptoms of menstruation. The 15-year-old ‘effeminate’ boy’s bleeding has been occurring in the […] more