This has to be one of the most awesome poetry ever! ^_^ It is basically about how ridikulus woo is, and you will basically see the character “Storm” make the usual diatribe supporting “alternative medicine.” Well, as the poetry says, you know what they call “alternative medicines” that actually work? Medicine.
It seems like the sun, in its 22 years sunspot cycle, is still holding on, refusing to accept that its 23rd cycle is over (like the way I can’t accept that my freaking Wii Got STOLEN!!!) Anyways, there is a nice picture of the sun, very smooth:
(hat tip: Dynamics of Cats)
On another news, there is a new conjunction right now! You missed the ones in the previous days, but you get another chance in December 31st, the eve before new years! Just go out, and look up around 40 minutes after sunset.
(hat tip: badastronomy)
In Skepchick… Woo hoo, the Badastronomer is there! ^_^ But he is tied with PZ… (boooh!) There is also Simon singh, who is in a lawsuit against the charlatans called chiropractors, whatever that is. Oh, and can you believe Amanda Peet, an *gasp* actor, is a skeptic! Really, before I knew this skeptic community, I would have just blatantly said that all actors are stupid. Seriously, only stupid actors dominate the news, maybe because stupid acts are more newsworthy.
In the carnival of Elitist Bastards 8. So, you want to join us elitist? Try to be as educated in something as possible. See, it is easy! ^_^ What! Reading is too hard, you say!?