Make it a crime to utter their name. Herostratus — or Erostratus — was a 4th-century BC Greek arsonist sought notoriety by destroying the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. His acts prompted the creation of a damnatio memoriae law, forbidding anyone to mention his name. Unconfirmed reports suggest Herostratus actually means “evil loser who shall not be named.” […]
With Cheniere Energy being the only company currently operating an LNG export terminal in the contiguous United States, this report explains, the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is now reporting that about half a dozen other LNG export terminals (which are big, billion-dollar operations) are under construction too—with Professor Eric Smith, the associate director of Tulane University’s Energy Institute, stating they are needed because “we have pretty well saturated the domestic market with natural gas”. […]
There is reason that no one in the West has published a computer-model of a US-Russia nuclear war, because doing that would be unacceptable to the Western elites. But who, in 2014, did do a limited, regional nuclear war scenario between India and Pakistan—that was computer-modeled and projected a global ozone-depletion leading to the coldest average surface temperatures in the last 1,000 years that would trigger a global nuclear famine—and projected the use of just 50 nuclear bombs, instead of the 10,000+ that would be used in a World War III scenario. […]
At least, that must be what Newport, Oregon police thought went through the mind of the concerned citizen who snapped the above photo when they took to Facebook apparently worried that a cat sniper with a rifle was stalking the streets of Newport earlier this week.
Morning Joe co-anchor Mika “I Can Read Headlines All By Myself ” Brzinski has just announced a new line of dual use scarves to supplement her struggling fashion line “Mika.” The latter, which was rejected by major retailers, was described by one reviewer as “a diarrhea of visually dissonant color so loud it is impossible to hear her speak.”
Though free of any design or even color, the disposable dual use “sanitary scarves” proved to be a boon, with a marked 300% increase in sales to three units per month, shattering her yearly Etsy sales record in February alone. […]
iSpeech What kind of butterfly effect would you like to see? Observation is perception. A wave function is neither a wave or a particle until it is observed. Once observed it becomes the particle that […]