Science Television

Blatant False Advertising and Dereliction of Schedule

Feedback letter for Discovery Science; I want to start this off by saying, I watch Science Channel quite a bit. I like a lot of the programming on the channel; Wormhole, Prophets, Futurescape, Firefly, How it’s Made, etc. Idiot Abroad and it’s spin-offs are interesting from a cultural perspective, if not actually science. There are …

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Podcast Politics

Much Ado About NSA

Dan Carlin´╗┐ chose to make his latest Common Sense episode all about the historic outrage that is the NSA spying on us, likening it to the kind of outrage that Lawrence O’Donnell pokes holes in during the attached video segment. Approaching this idea from the perspective of ‘Vampiric Memories’ (memories of several centuries) as Dan …

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Guns Politics

Newtown & TOK on Facebook

The question was asked on TOK, Newtown massacre, one year later: have gun laws made us safer? My initial response was, What gun laws? There hasn’t been a single national law passed that deals with restricting gun access to people who have demonstrated proficiency and mental stability. It’s too early, and the areas too limited, …

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