Science News Roundup: 7/3/12

Happy Tuesday, science fans! I hope you all enjoyed the long weekend. Well, technically it was only one second longer than usual, due to a leap second being added to keep atomic clocks in sync with Earth’s slightly inconsistent rate of rotation. But I’ll take what I can get.  Read More Science News Roundup: 7/3/12

Mad Men: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes in Every Bar in Manhattan, Remember When?

Ladies and gentlemen, we are gathered here today to witness the union of two of my greatest loves: Netflix Instant and Mad Men. While we’re all waiting impatiently for the new season to air next year, I’ll be here on Mondays recapping all the clever word play, the sexual repression, the forays into psychotherapy and shotgun ownership, and the beautiful love shared by Don and Roger. Does everyone have their adult beverage of choice, their cigarette, their conspicuous consumption? Do you feel the change blowin’ in the wind? Spectacular. Please be seated. Read More Mad Men: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes in Every Bar in Manhattan, Remember When?

A Day in the Life of an Aspiring Novelist

10:00 am – Wake up to the sound of your cell phone ringing. You expectantly reach for it, hoping it’s this one agent you emailed last week, but it’s your sort-of boyfriend. You don’t pick up because if you’re going to get anything done today it can’t involve outings for Quizno’s subs or catching the tail end of his friend’s roommate’s band’s coffeeshop gig. And you really need to get stuff done today. Read More A Day in the Life of an Aspiring Novelist

Cannabis Talk Time ep 4 Part One

Happy Saturday everyone! This week Wash and I have a very excellent two part investigative piece going on; today’s episode we look at certain stereotypes of smokers defined by the tools they use to smoke with, and the hitting-the-streets reporting we did to verify if it’s true or a crock of rocks. Read More Cannabis Talk Time ep 4 Part One