Archive for July, 2012

  • science reality

    Death by Vacuum

    July 12th, 2012 | Science Reality | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    For sci-fi writers, courtesy of Gizmodo, here’s how your characters should die when booted out of an airlock. If you were going to write it honestly, You only get fifteen seconds, because that is roughly how long it takes deoxygenated blood to circulate from your lungs to your brain. See, when you’re placed in a [...]


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    Take-Down of the Summer

    July 11th, 2012 | Politiki | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    In a bit on TV Binges Andrew Sullivan just posted one of the best written take-downs of reality television, and the Real Housewives franchise in particular. It completely sums up my discomfort with Bravo’s Andy Cohen, how he perkily revels in the lowest, emptiest, vainest, and greediest of human female behavior and then packages it [...]


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    What Excites Me This 4th

    July 4th, 2012 | Announcements | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Spiral cut hot dogs and friends, tequila-based cocktails, and fireworks on the Hudson!


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