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How “Useless” Science Unraveled an Amphibian Apocalypse

How “Useless” Science Unraveled an Amphibian Apocalypse

Via: Split Personality  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  5 Comments  •  2 days ago

One spring day in 1984, Joyce Longcore got a phone call from Joan Brooks, a biologist at the University of Maine. Brooks had received a National Science Foundation grant to study the interactions...
Farmers Reel After Sonny Perdue Mocks Them As 'Whiners' Amid Trade War Bankruptcies

Farmers Reel After Sonny Perdue Mocks Them As 'Whiners' Amid Trade War Bankruptcies

Via: Trout Giggles  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  16 Comments  •  one week ago

America’s farmers have apparently been demoted by the Trump administration from “great patriots” to “whiners,” according to a tone-deaf joke by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Farmers,...
A Crashed Israeli Lunar Lander Spilled Tardigrades on the Moon

A Crashed Israeli Lunar Lander Spilled Tardigrades on the Moon

Via: Split Personality  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  22 Comments  •  4 days ago

It was just before midnight on April 11 and everyone at the Israel Aerospace Industries mission control center in Yehud, Israel, had their eyes fixed on two large projector screens. On the left...
READ: Washington National Cathedral Asks: ‘After Two Years of President Trump’s Words and Actions, When Will Americans Have Enough?’

READ: Washington National Cathedral Asks: ‘After Two Years of President Trump’s Words and Actions, When Will Americans Have Enough?’

Via: Trout Giggles  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  38 Comments  •  3 weeks ago

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, the clergy of the Washington National Cathedral had had enough. And they asked when others in the United States would too. The National Cathedral issued a rare public...
SCOTUS Castrates Congress

SCOTUS Castrates Congress

By: al Jizzerror  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  217 Comments  •  3 weeks ago

Here's some typical propaganda from the White House: From: The White House <info@mail.whitehouse.gov> Subject: President Trump’s Ability to Protect America Strengthened by Supreme Court...
Name things found in a trump supporters home.

Name things found in a trump supporters home.

By: MrFrost  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  133 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

Saw this one twitter, should be entertaining. 
Why Does Presidio Have One of the Best High School Rocketry Clubs in the Country?

Why Does Presidio Have One of the Best High School Rocketry Clubs in the Country?

Via: Split Personality  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  5 Comments  •  one month ago

I love Texas Monthly, I find that at least once a month they match the Los Angeles Times for in depth non partisan stories that are intended to teach us about ourselves as a nation, past and...
What would you do for a Klondike Bar?

What would you do for a Klondike Bar?

By: Trout Giggles  •  SiNNERs and ButtHeads  •  80 Comments  •  one month ago

Any of you old to remember that commercial and jingle? I'll tell you what I did yesterday to deserve a Klondike Bar. I got my pupils dilated and didn't kick and scream or carry on about my...
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