Month: October 2012

  • More nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize

    So the winner of this year’s  Nobel Peace Price is …. the EU? What the heck? Who’s going to be awarded the 2013 peace prize — the Nobel Peace Prize committee itself? The Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 will be awarded to the word “peace”  … for its undeniable power to help people express their…

  • Drivers who nearly extinguished my life: a list

    (the photos you see are for the intersection of Westheimer and Greenridge in Houston, Texas. Click here for a Google maps street view (here is the actual address in Google Maps) Pardon the macabre nature of this post, but I wanted to call attention to how often cars come to killing pedestrians and cyclists. It…