Last November, in an article meant to be satire, the Morris Northstar ran a photo of Trayvon Martin's dead face with this caption -- "Trayvon Martin, victim of racism and fascism, and what does [school administration] have to say about it? Nothing. Not a single thing."That passage prompted Morris bi ... More >>
Pharyngula blogWill he stay or will he go?Prolific, popular science blogger and University of Minnesota professor PZ Myers started a torrent of chatter when he announced that a "prestigious national magazine" had purchased his forum, ScienceBlogs.com. The buyer turned out to be National Geo ... More >>
Too much coffee, man.What a year. Jonathon "The Impaler" Sharkey wanted to be our governor. We got a brand spankin' new Twins ballpark. Michele Bachmann took the tingle out of Chris Matthews. And the Metrodome roof collapsed in the Blizzard of 2010. All of that and more was caught on vide ... More >>
Photo via WikipediaPZ Myers doesn't meet the New York Times oh-so-high standardsUniversity of Minnesota evolutionary biologist and outspoken atheist PZ Myers just doesn't cut the mustard, as far as the New York Times is concerned. His offense: Daring to call out corporations for seeking to in ... More >>
Should a sugar-beverage company be allowed to blog about its products on a respected science site?
A local boy's rise to power in America's right wing
The former University of Minnesota-Morris student is part of a vast conservative activist network.
Creationists bring their battle against science to the University of Minnesota.
Stolen cars, shootouts, and bitter country-club members—oh my
T-Paw puts the patronage back in the state government
Film producers don't recognize Richard Dawkins
Darwin denier misses link between free speech and common sense
Biologist and blogger PZ Myers speaks out on the war on science, intelligent design, and the sexual habits of giant squid