Category Archives: fun & curios

slow-weekend politicized science

Yes, there will be math. As a matter of fact, the whole point is the math. Christopher Monckton (PBUH) goes there. I know this will be Greek to some (’cause, yeah, some’a ‘em letters are Greek), but this is an example of what happened when AGW became a pseudo-religion to those who wanted to believe [...]

things that make me smile

21stC tech meets 19thC tech in one’a my ol’ stompin’ grounds ~ story & vid ~

stuff that’s gettin’ easier to do

SkySpaceNet ~ ROLLOVER ~ CosmiQ Works, a firm closely associated with the [CIA], is working with the online retail giant and the satellite mapping firm DigitalGlobe to train algorithms to work out what’s happening on the surface of our planet. Satellites can already capture astonishingly detailed images from up in space, but the CIA-linked project [...]

Allah, wontcha buy me a Mercedez Benz

A pair of prominent Islamist politicians in Morocco who preached and advocated for chastity were allegedly caught having sex on a beach …. [They] were allegedly found in a “sexual position” inside a Mercedes Benz …. [They] both serve as vice presidents of Morocco’s Islamic Unity and Reform Movement (MUR) – which is the ideological [...]

Real or PhotoShop?

A leaked Army operational security brief appears to show Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and former CIA Director David Petraeus listed as two key examples of potential insider threats. [more] C’mon, c’mon, be real. Pleeease ! (What? Yeah, I can see/imagine a few reasons why it’s not real, but I want to believe. It’s sooo [...]

We will fight them on the beaches…

We will fight de beeches! ___________ Sunuva beach Previously on KisP [insert 2.3 metric gales of laughter] Now, that, boys and girls, is how you do a gotcha. More beaches! (the good kind)

cultural assessment

Remember when we used to have to give book reports? This is the kind of thing we should have submitted.* Go ahead and read it, we’ll wait. Surely, they missed a few. My favorite miss was naming the guy who sat in Ted Striker’s abandoned taxi throughout the movie. Yes, that’s right, it’s Howard Jarvis, [...]

stuff that’s hard to do (1m20s of cool rocket vids edition)

Go full-screen… definitely ~ vid ~ Yeah, beautiful… but it’s not exactly brain surgery.

today’s award goes tooo…

[opens envelope]…AP’s Matt Lee speaking English to power Parseltongue* ~ vid ~ _________ * Harry Potter ref (had to look it up) Ensign Parker cultural ref

A man walks into a car…

Stop me if you’ve heard this one. Okay, a peaceful #BLM demonstrator walks out into a busy street at night to disrupt 60-mph traffic. A car hits the guy who is thrown to the curb, injured but alive. The car continues on a ways and is rushed by peaceful #BLM demonstrators. Those peaceful #BLM demonstrators [...]