Sigh. Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Tonight

Mardi Gras means fat (or big) Tuesday. It is the day before Lent. It is also called Shrove Tuesday because it is a day to be shriven, that is, to confess your sins and ask for absolution so you can enter into the season of Lent with a clear mind and heart, and the determination …

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Bickering Babies

Well, bickering mums really. Bonds Baby Search, an online┬ácompetition to find babies and toddlers suitable to model Bonds brand of babywear, has been rocked by the discovery that not all babies, and not all parents, are cute and cuddly. Some parents don’t think that some other parents’ babies are all that attractive. This is apparently …

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Pricing Carbon

I noted last August that people seemed to be confused about how much carbon dioxide there was in the atmosphere. Some people thought that CO2 made up half of all the gasses in the atmosphere. One of Jo Nova’s readers recently asked 100 people questions about the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere, and came …

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