In math, reading and problem-solving using technology – all skills considered critical for global competitiveness and economic strength – American adults scored below the international average on a global test, according to results released Tuesday."
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A) Many of the same people who want to do away with private ownership of guns also oppose the death penalty under any circumstances.
B) Criminals in regions that still employ the death penalty kidnap, rape and kill despite the consequences of being caught. Crazy, right? Criminals ignore laws and punishment!! We *really* ought to try and reach them. Maybe a PSA?
Ya, Bill Gates is the last person I'd take advice from when it comes to Apple products.
For me, Steve Jobs would be the last guy I'd ask about Apple products. 'Cuz, you know... he's dead...
Slashdot high-five, bra!
Yeah, it was kind of like that.
And this is where somebody needs to out-nerd me and tell me how I'm wrong and call me names.
Why, you may ask? Because it's a silly double standard - for example, it's a well known fact that Edgar Allen Poe, considered one of the greatest poets of all time, married his 13-year-old cousin less than 2 centuries ago, yet nobody calls him a(n inbred) pedophile, nor do they accuse his readership of supporting pedophilia.
Oh, I thought that was Jerry Lee Lewis.