From the daily archives: Thursday, April 24, 2008

WKTT: We Know The Truth!

On April 24, 2008 By

That’s one of the radio stations in the upcoming game Grand Theft Auto IV. They completely nailed the tone of right-wing talk radio, didn’t they? Very funny.

Now there is some misogyny for you! And hatred of foreigners, and liberals, and midgets, and…

(You can enjoy a brief sample of some of the other radio stations in Liberty City after listening to WKTT. I like Vladivostok FM too.)

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Israeli researchers have concluded that approximately 70,000 years ago humans may have narrowly dodged extinction as drought killed off all but an estimated 2,000 people (according to researchers at Stanford) scattered about sub-Saharan Africa in the pre-Stone Age.

The new study looks at the mitochondrial DNA of the Khoi and San people in South Africa which appear to have diverged from other people between 90,000 and 150,000 years ago.

The researchers led by Doron Behar of Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, Israel and Saharon Rosset of IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., and Tel Aviv University […]

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A bit late on this, but I’ll use the Liam excuse. I figure it’s good for another few weeks.

Our friend and PlunderAlum Jerid Kurtz is leaving BSB to take a job and focus more on law school. Honestly, I’m not sure how he wasn’t forced to do this earlier. I’ve always been amazed that he’s been able to juggle both – knowing how hard it is to do good political blogging and anything else, much less law school!

I consider Jerid a good friend – despite the recent dustup over Ohio Presidential Primary fallout. I’ve had […]

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