Category Archives: Science

It’s Not Katrina

So I’m seeing a lot of criticism this morning of The Kenyan Usurper from all the usual suspects, who are trying to make the flooding in LA into Obama’s Katrina. (Remember Chimpy singing happy birthday to Grandpa Walnuts as nearly … Continue reading

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Karma is a Bitch

Anti-Gay Hate Group Leader Tony Perkins Unsure Why God Destroyed His Home Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council, said Wednesday that both his home and the local church he pastors were heavily damaged in what he called “the flood … Continue reading

Posted in climate change, Science, snark, Theocrats, Tony Perkins | 18 Comments

Have a Far-out Independence Day – UPDATED

Happy Independence Day! Let’s watch some American ingenuity as Juno attempts to enter orbit around Jupiter: Juno’s mission is to study the big planet from an atmospheric orbit for two years. Last night I was listening to the very nerdy … Continue reading

Posted in Science, Space! | 6 Comments

Your 3-Martini Stupid is Served

Ayatollah Ted’s national security advisor Andrew McCarthy: “No, it’s clearly that the government is becoming Sharia-adherent. And the left is using the same tactic with respect to law enforcement against radical Islamic extremism as it uses in the area of … Continue reading

Posted in climate change, global climate change, Islamophobia, Science | 5 Comments

Then and Now, Now and Then: Trump Edition

First the Then: This very expensive GLOBAL WARMING bullshit has got to stop. Our planet is freezing, record low temps,and our GW scientists are stuck in ice — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 2, 2014 And now the Now: Trump … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Goat Rodeo, climate change, Hair Furer, Donald Trump, Science | 6 Comments

Petunia and Pals Wins The Morning!

Let us gape in wonder as The Other Dumb One explains the climate change hoax using a stuffed armadillo (in a cage? afraid it might escape?) as his evidence: Got that? Now, why would a mammal migrate? Maybe because the … Continue reading

Posted in climate change, Petunia and Pals, Science | 14 Comments

One Lump of Stupid or Two, Sarah?

“Bill Nye is as much a scientist as I am,” Palin said at a Capitol Hill event held to roll out a film that aims to discredit climate scientists. “He’s a kids’ show actor; he’s not a scientist.” “On the … Continue reading

Posted in climate change, Mooselini, Science | 18 Comments

Your Daily Gohmert

Screwie Louie was one of only four members of the house to vote against a bill that would have the National Science Foundation recruit women into the sciences. Said Screwie Louie in defending his vote: “And then probably 25 years … Continue reading

Posted in In their own words, Science, Screwie Louie Gohmert, sexism, War on Women | 3 Comments

Fly Me To The Moon

This is really cool: NASA has received more applications to become an astronaut than in any time in their history: More than 18,300 people applied to join NASA’s 2017 astronaut class, almost three times the number of applications received in … Continue reading

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Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds, Eat Your Hearts Out

#SpaceFlower out in the sun for the first time! #YearInSpace pic.twitter.com/Cghu9XGv1J — Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) January 17, 2016 I am always agog when it comes to space, but this tweet and picture has left me absolutely breathless. And the story … Continue reading

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