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November 09, 2009

Owl in a Box

Exactly what it sounds like. (Via Mimi Smartypants' new website.)

I would much rather have an eblo about owls than about politicians, but owls don't have nuclear weapons. (If I'm wrong about this, please tell me and I'll switch subjects immediately.)

—Jonathan Schwarz

Posted at November 9, 2009 06:46 PM

Wow, two music posts within 15 mins! How did we pull that off? The birthday paradox without the birthday! Only at ATR.

Posted by: Bernard Chazelle at November 9, 2009 07:58 PM

That's pretty, and she's pretty too. Much better than nukes.

Posted by: N E at November 10, 2009 09:05 AM

That's pretty, and she's pretty too.


Is it just me — am I getting old and less discriminating? is it just teh Internets and increased exposure? is it genetic engineering? genetic convergence? — or has the number of just astonishingly beautiful women increased markedly over the past few decades?

Posted by: NomadUK at November 10, 2009 11:30 AM

Owls may not have nuclear weapons yet, but they are quickly advancing in their ability to think about acquiring the understanding of the basic science necessary to one day have the capacity to produce and, obviously, deploy nuclear weapons.

The world can not stand idly by and have peace threatened by nuclear-armed owls. Will we wait until mushroom clouds rise above our forests and adjacent towns? We must preempt the owls' implacable drive to terrorize us all. It's us or them.

Posted by: Phillip Allen at November 10, 2009 10:13 PM