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June 22, 2005

Testing, testing
The only thing the new SAT writing test measures is a student's aptitude for B.S.

Open Letter to Kansas School Board
"Let us remember that there are multiple theories of Intelligent Design. I and many others around the world are of the strong belief that the universe was created by a Flying Spaghetti Monster."

Consumer Vertigo
Can too much choice become a bad thing?

More than half of all humans will soon be living in cities
"Psychologically, it is an important step for mankind"

Can We Trust Track & Field Records?
How accurate are they?

A Shocking Thing Happened to the Big Popsicle. It Melted.
"Pedestrians were fleeing in not-quite terror, fire trucks were converging and the police were closing off streets to contain the publicity stunt gone wrong."