Monthly Archives: October 2008

Peggy Noonan: Obama and the Runaway Train

Peggy Noonan: Obama and the Runaway Train.     “He took down a political machine without raising his voice.”    

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Where to vote

Google Maps tells you where to vote. Just enter your street address and Google tells you where to vote on election day. One less excuse to not vote.

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Blue Öyster Cult sighting: Flaming Telepaths

Blue Öyster Cult’s ‘Flaming Telepaths’ celebrated on Jeff’s Gameblog. This tune appears on ‘Secret Treaties, a record I bought on a trip to Seattle with my parents and sister some time around 1982. That sounds like a long time ago, … Continue reading

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Crystal Head Vodka?!?

Dan Aykroyd’s Crystal Head Vodka: “Thousands of years ago, thirteen crystal heads were scattered across the earth – and they are greater and more powerful than anything we have the ability to manufacture today. Their workmanship is perfect: they contain … Continue reading

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Electoral Projections from Nate Silver

Nate Silver of Baseball Prospectus tries his hand at U.S. electoral projections with FiveThirtyEight.com: Electoral Projections Done Right. Nate compiles results from dozens of polls to predict results for an election if were held today, and project the results on … Continue reading

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