David Sessions has HERE put together a nice collection of things Christopher Hitchens wrote down before he donated his body to medical research.
“In November 2011, the Russian space agency launched the much-anticipated Mars probe called Phobos-Grunt (which means “Phobos dirt” or “ground”), which would go to the Red Planet, soft-land a probe … Continue reading
Topsy belonged to the Forepaugh Circus and spent the last years of her life at Coney Island’s Luna Park. Because she had killed three men in as many years (including … Continue reading
About 40,000 state laws taking effect at the start of the new year will change rules about getting abortions in New Hampshire, learning about gays and lesbians in California, getting … Continue reading
In a paper recently published in the Journal of Business Ethics entitled “The Corporate Psychopaths: Theory of the Global Financial Crisis”, Clive R Boddy identifies ways in which Corporations … Continue reading
The dying art of sending messages with hidden messages in the mail by unique stamp fixation. This a was a worldwide craze but most of the rules seem to … Continue reading