This Economist daily chart last week shocked me: I should point out, though, that it wasn’t so much the chart that freaked me out. Percentages can be deceiving as there’re […]
Today I received a nice customer service letter from Scotiabank: Nice, right? Checking to see if I’d like to get a lower rate, or if I’m thinking about moving. That’s […]
On his blog today, Dilbert creator Scott Adams wonders why people get so bent out of shape about the likes of Glenn Beck or Rush Limbaugh. During the peak ratings […]
You have officially jumped the shark.
I’ve written many times before about the West Memphis Three. In case you weren’t paying attention, here’s the nickel version: in 1993 three teenage boys were charged with killing three […]
Earlier today I saw this story (via @ecila) on the CBC site: Tanning beds cause cancer: WHO. Tanning beds and ultraviolet radiation cause cancer and have been moved up to […]
In today’s instalment of “What’s the most ridiculous and offensive thing said today by someone who should be educated enough to know better?” we have art critic Brian Sewell, as […]