Monthly Archives: June 2013

Syria – Catholic Priest Beheaded

Catholic Priest Beheaded in Syria by Al-Qaeda-Linked Rebels as Men and Children Take Pictures and Cheer | TheBlaze.com. Syria is mostly a bloody ruthless Islamic civil war, but don’t think that the violence spares anyone. If you are not with … Continue reading

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India Trumps NSA

India’s new surveillance network will make the NSA green with envy – Quartz. If you think the NSA program is invasive then take a look at what India is doing. I’m afraid that the world will look like India in … Continue reading

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The Servile Mind

The Servile Mind: How Democracy Erodes the Moral Life | Encounter Books. “In The Servile Mind: How Democracy Erodes the Moral Life, Kenneth Minogue explores the intelligentsia’s love affair with social perfection and reveals how that idealistic dream is destroying … Continue reading

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I Rode A Bicycle Today

Sippican Cottage: I Rode A Bicycle Today. via AmerDigest “My wife and sons bought me a bicycle for my birthday. It’s a Schwinn. Looks like a tank, rides like a sofa. … I mentioned “people” earlier; but for all intents … Continue reading

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Health Insurance ≠ Health

Health Insurance May Not Make Us Healthier – Maggie’s Farm. “Does fire insurance prevent fires? The main purpose of medical insurance is as bankruptcy insurance.”  

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Better, Faster, Stronger

Real-life super-powered ‘exosuit’: Better, faster, stronger … softer – NBC News.com. “Walsh and his team’s soft exosuit will be more of an enhancer than an assistant. The soft suit is much lighter than the hard prosthetic exoskeletons, weighing just 7.5 … Continue reading

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X-Ray Cell Phone Vision

Researchers See Through Walls With ‘Wi-Vi’ | LiveScience. “The new device uses the same wireless antenna as is found in a cell phone or laptop and could in theory one day be embedded in a phone. [See also “WiSee Detects … Continue reading

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