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Saturday – January 12, 2019

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Debunks Space Myths

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield helps debunk (and confirm!) some common myths about space. Is there any sound in space? Does space smell …

First Nuclear Submarine USS Nautilus Secretly Buys “Bar’s Leak”

On June 3, 1958, the USS Nautilus, the world’s first nuclear submarine, visits Everett and Seattle. In Seattle, crewmen dressed in civilian …

Friday – January 11, 2019

Coca-Cola Shaped China’s Efforts To Fight Obesity

The Coca-Cola company exerted strong influence over the way the Chinese government addressed the country’s growing obesity problem, according to a study …

Ryan Reynolds Says Blade: Trinity Is To Thank For Deadpool

Blade: Trinity may not be the most beloved comic book movie adaptation of all time, but fans should appreciate at least one …

Why Evangelical Christians Love Israel

Thomas Morton joined a group of born again Christians as they toured the Holy Land and found out the real reason why …

Thursday – January 10, 2019

Oh the Irony

“Never give up. Don’t allow it to happen. If there’s a concrete wall in front of you, go through it, go over …

Trump’s Wall Has Changed a Lot: A Closer Look

Seth Meyers reminded viewers on Wednesday just how many wildly differing price tags President Donald Trump has given for his proposed U.S.-Mexico …

The Potential RICO Cases Against Trump

Garrett Graff provided an excellent summary in Wired of the 17 Trump-related investigations currently open. A number of those investigative threads could …

“Trans Person Here, Allow Me to Correct that Opinion.” Damn!

There have ALWAYS been people who were gender non-conforming, we have examples going back to the Iron Age(article, and further back to …

Baby Duck Syndrome – or – “Why You’re a Luddite”

So, in a nutshell, take the leap! Update from Windows Vista. In human–computer interaction, baby duck syndrome denotes the tendency for computer …

Wednesday – January 9, 2019

Tuesday – January 8, 2019

Trump to Give Prime-time Address on the Shutdown: A Closer Look

Seth Meyers took on President Donald Trump and the government shutdown during Late Night with Seth Meyers Monday, digging into all the …

Link Between Brain Damage and Religious Fundamentalism Established

A study published in the journal Neuropsychologia has shown that religious fundamentalism is, in part, the result of a functional impairment in a brain region known …

“Kobe Beef” is Marketing – Other Japanese Beef Has the Same Standards

Real Wagyu actually imported from Japan is quite rare in the United States. The export of cattle and cattle DNA from Japan …

Chocolate Seduction

Make sure your audio is on.

Fact-Checking Trump’s Speech

6:34 PM January 8 by Michelle Lee Trump does not accurately describe migrant children illegally brought into the United States “Last month, …

Monday – January 7, 2019

What We Learned in the Trump and Russia Probes: Week of Dec 31 – Jan 5

A sub-reddit dedicated to Keeping Track by organizing and summarizing the different notable developments involving, but not limited to, Trump, GOP, Russia …

TIL – Witches Were not Burned at the Stake in Salem

Accused people at Salem Witch Trials were not burned at the stake. More than 200 were accused, 19 were hanged, and 1 …

All Living US Presidents Refute Trump’s Claim They Supported a Wall

All four living ex-presidents have publicly rebuffed President Trump’s claim that they privately gushed about the need for a massive wall on …

Sunday – January 6, 2019

The Problem with Chiropractors

Joe Rogan discusses the problems with going to chiropractors with Yvette d’Entremont. Pretty much nails it. MOST Chiropractors mean well, but Science …

Astronaut Accidentally Dialed 911 From the International Space Station

Having hung up before explaining the potential emergency, the dispatcher had no other alternative then to send a sheriff out to investigate.

There Was an Attempt – To Mask Her Face

You stay classy, San Diego. I’m Ron Burgundy? (Dammit. Who typed a question mark on the Teleprompter? )

Categories Humor Unexpected

Proof Trump is Taking Up a New Residence in Washington D.C.?

This doesn’t surprise me one bit. What surprises is me is that everything is spelled correctly.  

The Gospel Truth: Sometimes A Little Hazy

What is the story of Jesus’s birth? How did Judas die? What did Jesus say when he was crucified? It depends on …

Saturday – January 5, 2019

You Should Always Read the Fine Print

Fire up your scanner!

Categories Humor Interesting Russia

Tags Bank Law

They Grow Up So Fast – (Except High School Girls…)

“That’s what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.” Owen Wilson, Dazed …

Completely Unclear on the Concept

Jumping on the bandwagon without having ever having played an instrument.