Americans: Almost as Dumb as the Rest of the World

Americans: Almost as Dumb as the Rest of the World

To avoid the charge that I’m only ever saying disparaging things against conspiracy theorists and homeopaths, I can occasionally level a strike against the other side – the aggressive skeptics and science nerds who constantly wring their hands (often with a self righteous smirk) about the intelligence level of mainstream society in general and Americans … Continue reading

The True History of Space Nazis

The True History of Space Nazis

The first teaser for the sequel to Iron Sky came out this week and the internet by and large failed to give a shit. That’s understandable. Critical consensus about the original Iron Sky, the science fiction comedy about the discovery of Nazi colonists living on the moon, was that it was a fantastic concept marred … Continue reading

Coneheads Probably Not Real After All

Coneheads Probably Not Real After All

So this one is getting around the social media recently: DNA testing done on these weird looking Peruvian skulls has revealed that they are not human. In fact, they’re not even closely related to humans! What does it mean? Are they members of some hitherto unknown extinct humanoid? Are they aliens? They’re aliens, aren’t they. … Continue reading