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Thursday, October 6, 2011

The Onion's Steve Jobs obit

Last American Who Knew What The F*** He Was Doing Dies.

The new hockey stick graph

The rising trend of retractions of scientific research papers.

Links and comments at PowerLine.

Thursday links

You missed it – In Florida, Sep 30 Was the Last Day to Legally Have Sex With Animals.  Also in the animal category, Beetles Die During Sex With Beer Bottles.

Gallery: Frisbee Dog Champions.

Chocolate is as good for you as exercise.

World’s Smallest People.

People don’t think as clearly when their bladders are full.

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Must read: P.J. O'Rourke speech from 1993

The Liberty Manifesto:

There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences.

There are just two rules of governance in a free society: 

Mind your own business.  

Keep your hands to yourself.