Sunday, August 19, 2012
Thomas Kuhn: the man who changed the way the world looked at science (The Observer)
Fifty years ago, a book by Thomas Kuhn altered the way we look at the philosophy behind science, as well as introducing the much abused phrase 'paradigm shift'
The Ballad of Wade Michael Page (OC Weekly)
An ex-bandmate of the Sikh temple shooter recalls their shared OC hate-rock past
On the Trail of Inherited Memories (New York Times)
Born with memories? I dunno.
Noted biblical scholar, Chapman professor dies at 64 (OC Reg)
Marvin Meyer, a biblical scholar and longtime professor at Chapman University, died Thursday from complications from melanoma, university administrators said. He was 64, and had battled skin cancer before. ¶ Meyer is perhaps best known for his work in translating the Book of Judas, a Gnostic Gospel with pages showing a different relationship between Jesus and the man mainstream Christianity says is his betrayer. The Gnostic Gospels are "secret" gospels stumbled upon by a peasant in northern Egypt in 1945....
Trump’s Lies (New York Times) Many Americans have become accustomed to President Trump’s lies. But as regular as they have become, the...
[UPDATE: it's confirmed. The board added the names of Grimm and Boettger to the list of faculty to be granted tenure (item 6.9).] ...
Roquemore: handin' out promotions lately, violating process I’m told that the shite really hit the fan at Monday’s board mee...
OCC students and faculty rally today. Photo by Jeff Gritchen, OC Register from the Register : OCC teacher received threats, left the s...