From the daily archives:

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Have a Pint to Think Outside the Box

April 11, 2012

According to some study done by practitioners of the soft science at the University of Illinois, downing a couple of pints can help stimulate creative thinking.  You can’t get carried away though; the benefits wear off if you’re too sloshed: Author Jennifer Wiley told the Daily Mail: “We tested what happens when people are slightly [...]

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Rick Santorum Bows Out

April 11, 2012

Rick Santorum suspended his campaign for President yesterday.  His decision was probably a wise move.  Although it was still possible for Santorum to catch up to Romney, it was highly unlikely.  Romney holds a significant lead in the delegate count and most of the states voting on April 24.  Mitt was even competitive in Santorum’s [...]

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Hunger Games Star: “Screw PETA”

April 11, 2012

Jennifer Lawrence, who played Katniss in The Hunger Games, was recently cited in Rolling Stone magazine as saying “screw PETA“. Why? Not for anything particular in The Hunger Games, but for the 2010 film Winter’s Bone where Lawrence’s character apparently skins a fake squirrel.  So, Lawrence called out the latent criticism how she saw it. [...]

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