Because War Requires Cannon Fodder!

Because War Requires Cannon Fodder!

The video in my earlier post stated (in essence) that nature causes us to produce more boys than girls because boys are, well, far less likely to survive the struggle to reproduce than girls are. Well, as a male myself, and as much as I’d love to refute that idea, I must admit that the evidence supporting it is rather overwhelming… :roll:

Heaven and Hell

Heaven and Hell…

As much as I’d love to climb back up onto my soapbox, this isn’t a sermon for your Sunday my friends. No, this post just includes a couple of videos from the folks at Universe Today – videos that I think “preach” volumes all by themselves…

Happy Birthday to Carl 02

Child of the Cosmos Revisited…

It’s funny. Just days before seeing the following image from Child of the Cosmos, I was having my own goofy thoughts regarding how difficult developing a working missile defense system has turned out to be… But then it occurred to me that the European Space Agency – Rosetta mission team did have a little more…

Veterans Day 101

Veterans Day 101…

I know I’m getting older, and I know that my “mental issues” can confuse my sense of time, but I swear that we’ve celebrated Veterans Day at least once already this year – just as I did last year and the year before. The thing is however, if it’s just my mind going bad, then why does it just affect my memories of Veterans Day? I mean, it’s not like I remember a previous Thanksgiving or Christmas holiday this year…

So I decided to do a “more than one veterans day?” search and found only references to the one that happens today. Maybe I phrased the question wrong. Or perhaps there are celebrations specific to my location that Google didn’t pick up on. Hell, I don’t know, maybe I’m just freaking crazy. At any rate, that search did produce a link to a History Channel page that opened with this cool video:

Strange Magic

Strange Magic…

When I saw this Kohl’s ad a few minutes ago, I was immediately reminded of the must see video posted by Poietes. And then, when Pied Type did her Here it comes! post, it occurred to me that the end of Autumn is closer than we think, and that the season of strange has already begun…