A columnist for The Irish Times opines that women in the workforce are largely responsible for the economic crisis. This theory actually holds much credibility with many experts, but I would hate to see his inbox now. One nugget from the post –
“Whether working women actually caused the credit crunch is now a moot point. The point is that removing women from the workforce would mitigate its effects.”
Read the entire article HERE.
Published February 24, 2009
Tags: bizarre, Ingrid Newkirk, PETA, wtf
The leader of PETA has posted her will online. Reading it will remove any doubt that anyone has ever had about the sanity of those involved with PETA. Read the entire thing – it’s that good. One of my favorite tidbits is –
“c. That in remembrance of the elephant-foot umbrella stands and tiger rugs I saw, as a child, offered for sale by merchants at Connaught Place in Delhi, my feet be removed and umbrella stands or other ornamentation be made from them…”
Read the entire thing HERE.
How brain-dead would you need to be to fill out this web form?
Here’s a candid shot of disgraced Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich before he was removed from office. Notice what the man in the blue and white shirt is doing. A real classic! Click on the photo to super-size it.
Time magazine’s cover from Feb. 15, 1999. Click image to super-size it.
The BBC reports that Irish police have, on 50 occasions, written tickets to a driver from Poland named Mr. Prawo Jazdy, who seems to have 50 different addresses. Fifty Irish police officers thought that Prawo Jazdy was the driver’s name, when it was actually “Drivers License” in Polish. Also, 50 drivers failed to point out this error to the police officers. Who’s laughing now.
Read the entire BBC post.
National Geographic reports –
“Liquid droplets seem to form and move on the leg of the Phoenix Mars lander, as seen in images taken on days 8, 31, and 44 (seen above from left to right) of the craft’s mission. Scientists think the water could stay liquid even in the frigid Martian arctic because of its high concentration of perchlorates, salts that acts like antifreeze.”