DoubleQuotes

January 18, 2008

Counting coup on the US Navy?

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 12:54 pm

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A hat-tip to GrimJim of TriggerFish who pointed me off-blog to the association between the Iranian diver and the notion of counting coup.

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January 14, 2008

Orwellian

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 7:53 pm

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January 7, 2008

Sprayback time?

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 7:14 am

Most DoubleQuotes juxtapose two quotes from different sources: this one uses two parts of the same story (and the headline I’ve used at the bottom of the second quote was the sub-head in the original article).

A light-hearted one, this.

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However, I’d rather be sprayed with gold paint than with pepper spray.

January 6, 2008

Nuclear waste disposal

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 6:02 pm

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Sic et non

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 6:01 pm

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The title honors Peter Abelard, whose book of that name was one of the inspirations for my DoubleQuotes.

Feeding multitudes

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 5:59 pm

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Questions, questions

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 5:57 pm

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January 3, 2008

[ two posts deleted ]

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 2:16 pm

Snopes tells us that a quote that I used in two DoubleQuotes, purportedly from a CNN report of a university study suggesting that fellatio reduced the risk of breast cancer in women, is a hoax, and I have therefore withdrawn these two DoubleQuotes.
Hat tip to Ralph Birnbaum.

Resounding Silence: Temple Mount / Noble Sanctuary

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 7:31 am

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January 2, 2008

Christianity: the varied scene

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 10:49 am

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