May 20, 2010 - The following headline appeared over an article on Yahoo: Why We Exist: Matter Wins Battle Over Antimatter Imagine, they had a collision between "muons" and "anti-muons" in a cyclotron, and found that 1% more muons survive than anti-muons. That's why we exist. Incredible!
May 19, 2010 - Candidate for the U.S. Senate -- a state Attorney General -- says he "misspoke" when he said repeatedly over the years that he had served in combat in Vietnam, when in fact as a reservist, he had never been assigned outside of the USA. He also said he was captain of the Harvard swim team, but he wasn't on the swim team. His defenders say that this doesn't throw his integrity into question. Incredible!
May 18, 2010 - One of my colleagues told me that she is teaching about human rights violations and comparing North Korea with Arizona (re: new immigration law). Makes sense right?! Incredible.