Category: Culture

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Searching for Little Richard

Richard Wayne Penniman, best know by his stage name “Little Richard,” passed away yesterday at the age of 87.

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Saturday Spins: Tom Petty Extravaganza

We all have those “someone is wrong on the internet, and I must destroy them” moments. Some more than others. Recently, myself and a few authors and friends of this website discussed the genius...

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Let Slip the Dogs of Quarantine

Pet adoptions are way, way up. It makes a lot of sense- – what better time to welcome a furry new member to the family than when you’re off work and have plenty of time for the transition?

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Mini-Troughput: The Triple Lindy Stats Flop

That was the sound of every epidemiologist, economist, mathematician, scientist,s and every virologist simultaneously face-palming and crashing to the ground in a dead faint.

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Wednesday Writs: In Utero Edition

In other words, absent a will, would the person be eligible to inherit from the deceased’s estate the same as a duly recognized child?

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Star Wars And the Rule of Cool

As a scientist, I know everything in the Star Wars universe is ridiculous, impractical and overblown. And I don’t care one bit.

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Saturday Spins: The Traveling Wilburys

For the uninitiated, the Traveling Wilburys were formed in 1988 by George Harrison (The Beatles), Jeff Lynne (ELO) Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, and Tom Petty.

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Non-Doomsday Prepping 7: Some Sundries

We buy a lot of other things at the store that are NOT FOOD, but many of which are still pretty darn necessary to survival. Call these sundries.