Category Archives: Strictly for bitter laughter

The god problem and judges’ decisions

Try this one on. From Harper’s Weekly Review: A judge that instructed a jury to keep deliberating after finding a sex trafficker guilty because God had told him that she was innocent has been disciplined.  

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Mysteries of Life: Plasma transfusions = vampirism?

From Harper’s Weekly Review: The FDA has condemned the use of plasma transfusions from young people as a treatment for illness and aging. My comment: rats. (Is vampirism an actual ism?)

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More animals! And more NYC underground public transportation stuff!

Why do those two subjects go together? From 538 Significant Digits: 29 animal-related incidents The New York City subway system has become notorious in recent years for its delays. Last year, 268 trains were delayed by 29 incidents involving animals. … Continue reading

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