Nude Dancer Greets Airline Passengers

A giant silhouette of a naked pole dancer is painted on a field beneath Gatwick Airport’s flight path.  The 100,000 square foot advertisement is nearly invisible from the ground, but can be seen by airline passengers flying out of London.  

Alternative Energy Production

In life, there is the simple belief that “there is no such thing as a free lunch.”  In science and engineering, there is a law that nothing comes for free.  This is known as the conservation of energy — you

Religion Classes

You don’t even have to be Catholic to appreciate this one from Joe Knecht… Little Mary Margaret was not the best student in Catholic School. Usually she slept through the class. One day her teacher, a Nun, called on her

Petroleum Company Success

 As a shareholder in ExxonMobil, you could probably guess that I’ve been pleased with their stock performance.   Over the last year, the stock price has increased from $56/share to $84/share.  I recently received my annual report and I decided to

Depraved Radical Moslems

For those of us that regularly read the world news, we have long ago concluded that many Moslems are depraved souls.  But yesterday appeared to be a multiple bewitching point with the news filled with examples of these people acting

Basketball Season is Over

Bear and I stayed up to watch the San Antonio Spurs sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA finals.  It was great watching the game on HDTV.  We could finally figure out the wording of the tattoos on Lebron’s arms.

Economy: Pro-Capitalists .vs. Anti-Capitalists

An interesting article from Arnold Kling about the Great Depression and economic policy under FDR…  Below is a table that summarizes the two sides in the tug-of-war over capitalism.    Note: Under “Anti-Capitalist”, you can put Democrat in parentheses. Issue Pro-Capitalist

Israeli and Arab Fighting Dogs

  The Israelis and Arabs finally realized that if they continued fighting, they would someday end up destroying the world.  So they sat down and decided to settle the whole dispute with a fight between dogs. The negotiators agreed that

A Palestinian Two-State Solution

A great comment from Atlas Shrugs: Someone should propose a “two-state solution” — not with Israel, but between Hamas and Fatah.  It would be instructively absurd, demonstrating that “sharing” land they feel absolutely entitled to will never be enough.  If