Archive for March, 2016

Office Hours Cancelled on April 1, 2016

March 31, 2016

Office Hours Cancelled on April 1

ECON 306 and ECON 327, Spring 2016: Possible Essay Topics for Final Examinations

March 29, 2016

Possible Essay Topics for Final Examination in ECON 306 Spring 2016

Possible Essay Topics for Final Examination in ECON 327 Spring 2016

THE BOB CATS NEWSLETTER • MARCH 25, 2016. — THE BOB CATS NEWSLETTER

March 26, 2016

THE BOB CATS NEWSLETTER 2016-03-25.pdf

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A disgraceful movie, but a good newspaper article — Why Evolution Is True

March 26, 2016

by Greg Mayer Jerry has taken note of the upcoming showing at the Tribeca Film Festival of a ‘documentary’ by the disgraced and de-licensed British physician Andrew Wakefield.(And Orac has rather full coverage of the matter at Respectful Insolence.) Though the prominent woo-coddling is disheartening, there is a bright point amidst the darkness: the refreshingly […]

via A disgraceful movie, but a good newspaper article — Why Evolution Is True

A fish with hips

March 25, 2016

by Greg Mayer The four-legged land vertebrates– amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals, collectively known as tetrapods– get around, at least mostly, on their four legs. Their front a…

Source: A fish with hips

ECON 327: On Hitler’s Concept of the State

March 23, 2016

Hitler’s Concept of the Organic State

Blues classics: Robert Johnson – Cross Road Blues

March 19, 2016

I went to the crossroad, fell down on my kneesI went to the crossroad, fell down on my kneesAsked the Lord above “Have mercy, save poor Bob, if you please”Yeoo, standin’ at the cr…

Source: Blues classics: Robert Johnson – Cross Road Blues

Memorandums for Final Examinations in ECON 306 and ECON 327

March 17, 2016

Memorandum for Final Examination ECON 306 Spring 2016

Memorandum for Final Examination ECON 327 Spring 2016

Parade Magazine publishes uncritical article about (goddy) miracle cures

March 14, 2016

Reader Leon alerted me to a Parade Magazine article in the online Denver Post, “Do you believe in miracles?” (The answer, by the way, is “You SHOULD!”) Parade is the nation&…

Source: Parade Magazine publishes uncritical article about (goddy) miracle cures

Postmodern Glacier professor defends his dreadful study as “misunderstood”. It wasn’t.

March 13, 2016

Along with three co-authors, Mark Carey, a dean and professor of history at Robert D. Clark Honors college at the University of Oregon, recently published a dreadful postmodernist paper in Progress…

Source: Postmodern Glacier professor defends his dreadful study as “misunderstood”. It wasn’t.