Saturday, September 7, 2013
September 7 Link round-up
Pastor asks a politician why he supports gay marriage. Gets pwned.
Study shows the brain adds nascent cells during sleep. We used to think you had all the brain cells you'll ever have by the time you're about three years old. YAY for science for incorporating new evidence into the story of the brain. That's how science is supposed to work. Actually, that's how everything should be!
Gun-totin' soccer mom killed by her husband. Live by the sword...?
Woman kicked out of Westboro Baptist Church celebrates her wedding without any blood relatives in attendance. What a sick cult.
At the last minute, an Orthodox Jew gets to stay in school despite missing class on Jewish holidays. Sheesh. Why do Christians think it's okay to be dismissive of the sincere beliefs of others?
Conspiracy Theory Addiction and Christian Fundamentalism: why the two go together.
Grisly photos of skeletons of "saints" bejeweled in Rome's catacombs. Why do saints need jewels anyway?
Video of the week: Nova on the Dover, Pennsylvania (Kitzmuller) Intelligent Design trial. Not new, but someone told me about it last week so it's new to me, and in case it's new to you: