Monthly Archives: February 2009

The Lord Giveth, and the Lord Taketh Away

I added WorldNetDaily to my RSS feeds for potent blogging material, and they did not disappoint: Atheist Richard Dawkins has rejected an offer of $10,000 for an hour-long debate with Christian author Ray Comfort, telling WND he would participate in … Continue reading

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“I Got So Drunk/High Last Night”

If that is the best you can do with conversation, you need a better hobby. But not needlessly trolling A Nice Place™ that position has already been taken.

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You’ve Been Down Too Long in the Midnight Sea, Oh What’s Becoming of Me?

I want to write something to spend my time with, so I went searching for a video of Kevin Kelly speaking at the TED Conference, which I saw awhile ago. The video (which in some way is related to my … Continue reading

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Ralph Nader?

Over at that other place, ChocoMooseMan has a surreal clip of Ralph Nader on Sesame Street.  No doubt planting the seeds for his eventual run.

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Interview With St. Valentine

We here at A Nice Place™ are good citizens of the world.  To that end we always make sure to read the BBC.  Today, we found a little surprise: Britain’s Roman Catholic Church is advising lovelorn singles to direct their … Continue reading

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Heads and Tails Meet

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Teleportation

This is somewhat disconcerting. Scientists have come a bit closer to achieving the “Star Trek” feat of teleportation. No one is galaxy-hopping, or even beaming people around, but for the first time, information has been teleported between two separate atoms … Continue reading

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