via fark.com http://news.yahoo.com/s/livescience/20100528/sc_livescience/todayscollegestudentslackempathy "College students today are less likely to "get" the emotions of others than their counterparts 20 and 30 years ago, a new review study suggests. Specifically, today's students scored 40 percent lower ... 28 May 2010 12:41
When LLBs Attack
On 2010-05-28, Scott in SoCal <scottenaztlan(a)yahoo.com> wrote: Last time on rec.autos.driving, Brent <tetraethylleadREMOVETHIS(a)yahoo.com> said: In other words, they are control freaks concerned about controlling other people instead of being first. Clearly it is both. If the control freak is not... 28 May 2010 11:35
Introducing WWTL Trivia!
On Thu, 27 May 2010 21:31:03 -0700, Carl Rogers wrote: We at the Worldwide Transportation Library (WWTL) think we're better than you. Think otherwise? Prove it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fn9hhGYcqso http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTk82AEh_0U http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTk82AEh_0U http://www.yo... 28 May 2010 02:53
Christians are a virus, or malware, or worms, or spyware, or dishonest adware and other malicious and unwanted species
For those who are not familiar with the Christians, but know all the risks involved in navigating the Internet, this is the best way to describe them. They are, in short, to be avoided. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ THE WISE TIBETAN MONKEY SAYS "Never tru... 28 May 2010 00:44
American drivers getting worse
Anyone reading this forum knows it already, but now a study proves that American drivers lack knowledge of fundamental road rules. <http://money.cnn.com/2010/05/26/news/economy/american_drivers_unfit/index.htm?cnn=yes&hpt=T2> -- TJH tjhiggin.at.hiwaay.dot.net ... 29 May 2010 16:53
Red light cameras in Tennessee
Some movement on the proposal to limit red light cameras in Tennessee. Both Senate and House have now passed the measure, with minor differences. <http://www.waff.com/Global/story.asp?S=12553952> -- TJH tjhiggin.at.hiwaay.dot.net ... 29 May 2010 15:47
I'd Have Flattened All 4 Tires
On 2010-05-27, Scott in SoCal <scottenaztlan(a)yahoo.com> wrote: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSc_V9Oi72Q&feature=related Flatening the tires still leaves you with the annoyance. Open the hood (either through destructive or non-destructive entry into the passenger compartment or with a crowbar) and disconnect t... 31 May 2010 16:25
Market plumments, panic in Upper Shitstainia!
On Tue, 25 May 2010 09:45:52 -0400, tripletask(a)gmail..com wrote: Crows returning to roost. An economy doomed to failure. A country on the brink of social chaos via immigration. Bring it on, the sooner the better!! cole Think this is bad? Wait until the Gulf disaster really hits. ... 25 May 2010 10:15
Buick Lucerne dual zone AC
I have a 2006 Buick Lucerne. It has the dual zone heating and cooling system. In the AC position the air coming from the drivers side is about 65* and the air from the passenger side seems to be just about whatever the outside temperature. Does this sound like some diverter in the air flow piping is operat... 24 May 2010 12:24
My Kind of Cal Aralm!
On Sun, 23 May 2010 10:55:11 -0700, Scott in SoCal wrote: From a company called "King Pigeon" comes just the sort of car alarm I have been talking about: Made by a chinese sweat shop no less. No thank you. -- I learned my lesson well. You can't please everyone, so you got to please yourself. - ... 23 May 2010 16:54