Know your science

1. How many astronauts crewed the Gemini series of spacecraft?
2. Name anything that happened in Britain on September 3rd, 1752.
3. Truth, beauty, strange, charm, up and down are types of what?
4. What does Cytology study?
5. Radiocarbon is produced in the atmosphere as a result of what?
6. The absorption of ink by blotting paper involves what function?
7. Nuclear sizes are expressed in a unit named what?

Cold-hearted, potty-mouthed ignorati

Unusual for me to directly take up one of my colleague’s posts at N.O. or OoL but this post has to be, and there are going to be no punches pulled with it.

Mike wrote about the veteran [returned serviceman for Brits] who could no longer cope and had to go into a home. Now we’ve all seen enough horror stories about care homes, the victims being the elderly and children [paedo rings].

This post could start anywhere but let’s start with perceptions. The young person today is perceived as either being this below or aspiring to be like this below.


Monday [yawn]

Shaking out the weekend cobwebs.

1. Hmmmm:


2. Via Rossa’s mother – squandered money:

http://dailycaller.com/2017/11/16/report-un-climate-fund-spent-millions-on-questionable-projects/?utm_source=site-share

3. Common travel zone:
–more–

4. Questions to which the answer is: “Nothing, they don’t have a truck.”

https://www.wired.com/story/what-does-teslas-truck-mean-for-truckers/

Further:

The inconvenient truth about Tesla’s truck

Damn mathematics, in the pay of big oil and all.

5. EU loans:

6. The war on humanity continues:

http://www.smalldeadanimals.com/2017/11/what-would-we-d-85.html

7. Food for thought:

[H/T Chuckles and haiku]