Pseudo Random News and Comment

Resolution Introduced To Make Public Domain Congressional Research Finally Accessible To The Public Since we paid for it we should be able to read it.

Cousin marriage can reduce I.Q. a lot  Terrible news for WV, TN, KY

Chinese Yuan dropped to the low end of the trading band Probably start a new round of political lip flapping but it says more about the economy than the political intent..

I Won’t Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here’s Why. But just think what the unemployment rate would be if everyone did this.

Do You Live in a Bubble? A Quiz  (via @pkedrosky) Such an elitist, stereotyped view of American culture. Cigs, booze, bad TV and ignorance. It has no relevance to income levels or even to current culture. Cultural isolation was far greater 200 years ago, when many people never left a few square mile radius for their entire lives, let alone had global media at their fingertips. Maybe Murray is just worried that nobody seems to like him.

A double-header on the latest shootings:

A Former Marine’s Plea for Common Sense on Gun Control “First I would ask what in the world you are doing to merit interest from the FBI, ATF, or whomever.”  Umm, you mean besides using Twitter, Facebook or any one of 300 words online?

When you are suddenly surrounded by violence and killing, it’s too late to train.

Combination Treatment of Rosuvastatin or Atorvastatin, with Regular Exercise Improves Arterial Wall Stiffness in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease  Another slap to the sedentary

Extending Body Space in Immersive Virtual Reality: A Very Long Arm Illusion  If you are male and like me, the first thought is wondering what it would feel like to have a ginormous penis. Just need a huge dildo and a similar experimental design. Let me know how it works out. I don’t see any logical reason it wouldn’t work the same as for an arm.

Anxiety disorders in poor moms likely to result from poverty, not mental illness  In which case it’s also not a freaking anxiety disorder, but totally normal. No drugs or treatment required. I’ll go way out on a limb and suggest in any dire or stressful situation, anxiety is completely normal – and helpful. If things suck you should be motivated and worried about how to improve your situation. It’s a feature, not a bug.

the Game  Reaching the same conclusion I did, by different means.

[Maybe] Explaining Wage Stagnation.


2 thoughts on “Pseudo Random News and Comment

  1. re:Extending Body Space – Man, don’t even go there! THE Woman doesn’t [REDACTED TO PROTECT NATIONAL SECURITY] or [REDACTED TO PROTECT NATIONAL SECURITY] out of her belly button.

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