Some US election stuff
So I’m starting to get into the spirit for the US election, and even making plans for celebrating Obama victory. There was a bunch of interesting stuff today about the election.
This article about rumours was particularly interesting, especially since it involves evolutionary theory and the application of mathematical models, to show that the best response to dispelling them is to respond publically to them, rather than ignore them.
Chris Hitchens wrote a typically awesome attack on McCain and Palin. Worth reading, if just for laughs.
The 2008 Nobel Prize for Chemistry winner, Marty Chalfie has put out a video describing who he’s voting for and why 🙂