It's utterly amazing that the patent system in the US is still this bad. Where is the reform we keep hearing about?
The financial industry cut a deal and got a partial reform that only fixed the situation for them. No, really, I'm not joking! [arstechnica]
women are in fact just as shallow as men: they always choose the taller men, and excuse character shortcomings if the guy is tall
That's interesting, actually. In most US presidential elections, the taller candidate wins. Now, if we break the votes down by the voter's gender, do female voters prefer the taller candidate more, or are both genders equally biased in preferring the taller candidate?