I have just written the world’s worst science research paper: More than incompetent, it’s a mess of plagiarism and meaningless garble.
Now science publishers around the world are clamouring to publish it.

—Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen

I have just written the world’s worst science research paper: More than incompetent, it’s a mess of plagiarism and meaningless garble.

Now science publishers around the world are clamouring to publish it.

—Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen

Julian Hansen helps you choose your own typeface (ht Shane Boland, “Getting Turnt for Typography”)

Julian Hansen helps you choose your own typeface (ht Shane Boland, “Getting Turnt for Typography”)

Good Friday at Pharmacy

Good Friday at Pharmacy

The province of Ontario owes a lot to John Graves Simcoe, including the creation of its first newspaper, the Upper Canada Gazette.

The province of Ontario owes a lot to John Graves Simcoe, including the creation of its first newspaper, the Upper Canada Gazette.

The end-screen of a 3-minute @ChooseMuse session

The end-screen of a 3-minute @ChooseMuse session

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WHY DOES BACON SMELL SO GOOD???? (via)

digg:

WHY DOES BACON SMELL SO GOOD???? (via)

electricobjects:

Candle by Orphan

electricobjects:

Candle by Orphan

There’s gotta be some kind of pattern here

There’s gotta be some kind of pattern here

Journalism happens because of you, the people we employ. It is an art and it is creative. It needs risk-takers to push and editors to challenge. We are a human endeavour, an industry, above all, of people.
David Walmsley, editor-in-chief, The Globe and Mail
What poses a bigger threat to Canada: A small Christian university that endorses traditional ideas about race? Or a large group of liberal activists who want to stomp all over them?

Margaret Wente, if she wrote her latest column, “Intolerance is now a vice of the left" in the 1960s.

Next time you read an argument against same-sex marriage, imagine it were talking about race and see if the argument holds.

Warm sandwich on a cold day from Fourno, thanks to Hurrier

Warm sandwich on a cold day from Fourno, thanks to Hurrier

The photo in question is nothing we can republish here, or even direct you to. In summary, though, there’s a woman making a crude gesture with a model plane. If you do find it, and you are at work, and you choose to ignore all of our NSFW warnings, please do so in a small window, behind other windows.

Amberly McAteer, “Bad day? At least you’re not running the US Airways Twitter account”.

McAteer does a admirable job, but still, writing about social media implosions is like, to paraphrase heavily, dancing about debentures

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