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On Christians...

From a hilarious and worthwhile Livejournal entry, by way of the recently blogless Mr Brink.
To be fair to these perplexed and terrified people, Christians are not easy to understand. To begin with, there are roughly 2,000 years of history to grasp, and certainly more denominations and subdivisions than that to take on board. For people who were raised secular, I imagine it's like trying to understand an opera after coming in halfway before the end: the stage is crowded with people, two of them seem to be dead, a woman is wearing a hat with horns, and everyone is making a terrible racket.

Read the rest here.

This post bubbled to the surface on Monday, May 15, 2006

What is this thing called "Internet?"

Check out the young-looking Peter Mansbridge (he has hair) and the rest of the CBC newsteam as they explain to their curious viewers what the geeks are up to now. Footage was originally broadcast 8 October 1993 and is good for a chuckle.

Alternately, you can view the CBC's own archived video here.

Link courtesy of digg.

This post bubbled to the surface on Monday, May 15, 2006

She Said Yes

It's official:
Jenn (for reasons that escape me) has agreed to marry me.

And a resounding w00t!

This post bubbled to the surface on Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Why We Haven't Met Aliens


Religious Right + Greenpeace Left may win at Darwin's Game

Read the article here.

thanks to Digg for pointing me there

This post bubbled to the surface on Monday, May 01, 2006

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