... go out to every decent US American.
This is a catastrophe for any enlightened/progressive cause, but one that I hope will be kept in check by many of your hopefully shared values as well as the inherent safety mechanisms of your democracy. I don't know if I'm being overly optimistic here, but I hope I am not.
The most worrying thing of this incident, to me, is how much it will bolster the rise of this uncivilized, brutal, big strong guy I-don't-give-a-fuck way of politics around the globe, especially in Europe - a place where right-wing lust for ethnicity-based regression is on an all-time high and will meet less of a consensus that dem
So you all have seen this. And many of you have had your hands at reconstructing Deinocheirus, first based on the vague information from the Lee et al. abstract, and now from the photos of the skull. I didn't, and I still like to do that not before a detailed description has been published. So mark my words, I might forget it in the following years:
When I woke up today, these things happened: a good friend of mine sent me a link to a documentary, in which a gay TV journalist met doctors who considered homosexuality a disease, something curable - something one might expect to be less prevalent in central Europe than elsewhere. Yikes. After t