Sadr calls for freeze in fighting; US, Iraqi forces kill 14 Mahdi fighters in Baghdad
No doubt another win for Mookie. Fights: win. Quits: win. Fights again: wins Quits again: win.
Stop Loss Fades Away
DoD plans to stop using Stop Loss within two years? I hadn’t heard of this. Is that really a good idea?
13W LED Bulb Can Replace 100W Incandescent
50,000 hour life and no mercury, but uses a fan to cool the circuit board (energy cost?) and runs $90.
NASA-based massively multiplayer online learning game
Should draw a huge percentage of WoW players. Cool concept, but unlikely to help much.
Pizza Hut gives driver the pepperoni
Pizza Guy who used gun to defend himself during an ambush has been fired for violating company’s no-carry policy.
It just depends which biofuels
I fear that the backlash (mostly deserved) against corn-based ethanol is going to harm the long-run quest for workable biofuels. Of course, the subsidation of corn-based ethanol is going to harm the long-run quest for workable biofuels.
Stimulus Payments to Go Out Ahead of Schedule
Show me the money.
Reapers Get Reaped
A quarter of the MQ-9 Reaper UAVs in service were destroyed in accidents during the last month.
Third Eye Camera
WTF? 4″x5″ camera made from Aluminium, Titanium, Brass, Silver, Gem Stones and a 150 year old skull of a 13 year old girl.