Author Archives: Ralph

This Bird Is Both Male And Female, But All Beautiful.

Back in Jan. 2011, Dr. Larry Ammann, a professor at UT Dallas, saw something in his back yard. At his bird feeder, he saw what appeared to be a female cardinal. Then, when she turned around, Ammann saw that the other half of the bird was colored like a male cardinal. Female cardinals typically have a brown coloring, and the males are red.  Being a professor, Ammann did his research and figured out why the bird appeared to be half male, half […]

Read more

Twitter bored by Mad Men premiere

http://twitter.com/#!/andylevy/status/184100442123407360 Tonight’s premier of AMC’s Mad Man had twitter buzzing with excitement… until the episode actually aired. AMC should have just ran a 2 hour special on the Anti Injunction Act. Would have had more drama. — Philip Klein (@philipaklein) March 26, 2012 I'm just going to say it. This episode of #MadMen is boring. And I miss #WalkingDead — Winny (@WinnColumn) March 26, 2012 A case of absence NOT making the heart grow fonder: #madmen. Mad […]

Read more

Deliciously awkward: Obama to honor O-care critic Bill Clinton next week

http://twitter.com/#!/sunnyright/status/400643783072559104 Awkward turtle is awkward! http://twitter.com/#!/mpoindc/status/400643676793098240 Heh. Aren’t we all? Bill Clinton weighed in on the Obamacare debacle in a schadenfreudelicious blue-on-blue remark this week. Bubba said, “Even if it takes a change in the law, the president should honor the commitment” he made to Americans about being able to keep the health insurance they like. When even Bill Clinton is taking you to task for breaking commitments … http://twitter.com/#!/JoshFalzone/status/400650002621403136 We’re storing up on popcorn. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/11/13/deliciously-awkward-obama-to-award-medal-of-freedom-to-o-care-critic-bill-clinton/

Read more

Cauvery row hits Karnataka: 10 facts- The Times of India

A state-wide bandh called by pro-Kannada outfits was observed in Karnataka on Friday, just days after the Supreme Court directed the state’s government to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. The capital, Bengaluru, came to a virtual standstill. Several professional associations, including those representing cable operators in Karnataka and Bengaluru’s IT corridor, joined the protest. Here are ten key facts about today’s bandh – the second one Kartnataka has observed in the space of a week. Read […]

Read more

‘The actual state of the union’: Photos show Obama admin’s partner in peace arresting US sailors

Secretary of State John Kerry has thanked Iran for releasing ten U.S. sailors they had taken into custody: In Obama’s State of the Union address last night, the president highlighted a new era of relations between the U.S. and Iran. Judging from photographs released by Iran that have aired on Iranian television, this admin’s “deal partner” isn’t playing along: Yes it is. Update: Read more: http://twitchy.com/2016/01/13/the-actual-state-of-the-union-photos-show-obama-admins-partner-in-peace-arresting-us-sailors/

Read more
1 2 3 284