If you are interested in astronomy, you know that there are a lot of Planetarium applications that you can install on your computer in order to find your way around the night sky. Kstars is a well known standby for KDE (but of course it will run under Gnome as well). Search for “stars” in your package manager and you’ll see quite a few other pieces of software as well.But when you get to “Stellarium” … stop and install that one. Continue reading Planetarium On Your Computer
With a musical score especially made for Saint Patrick’s Day!
Sometimes the items falling into my in-box are totally random and unconnected. Sometimes they fit together very nicely. Then, there are the times they fit together in a random and unconnected sort of way. Continue reading Mayors, Governors, Scary Gay People and … what? Threesomes????
The following is a total ripoff of Steve Martin, who pulled the same exact gag on one of his early TV specials. But it is still fun:[Totally ripped from Sandwalk]
A number of staff of a Los Angeles Hospital will likely lose their jobs for reading Britney Spears’ medical records. Continue reading Today Britney Spears, Tomorrow Joe Schmo
Via Pharyngula, we learn of a post on Query: Sally Kern Scrubs Gay Son?Sally Kern is the Okie who was caught on tape making a number of outrageous statements about homosexuality. For instance, she claims that any society that totally embraces homosexuality is doomed. Continue reading More on Sally Kern
First, Larry said:
…the right people hate Idiots…Wells makes a virtue out of lying for Jesus…He should be an embarrassment to the intelligent design creationist cult except that the members of that cult are all incapable of separating fact from fiction when it comes to science…When I first saw the Wells article I seriously wondered whether Jonathan Wells was mentally stable…