politics

Newt Gingrich Promises US Moonbase By 2020

Newt Gingrich, speaking recently to a heavily NASA-populated crowd in Cocoa, Florida, promised a permanent US moonbase by 2020 if elected president. Like all politicians, he is...
January 26, 2012

Pentagon Testing 13,000MPH Unmanned Jet

The Pentagon's poorly named Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA -- NOT DERPA, despite the terrible moniker) scrubbed another launch today for the Falcon Hypersonic Technology Vehicle...
August 10, 2011

Iliterate Clown Voted Into Brazilian Congress

Francisco Everardo Oliveira Silva, a 45-year old illiterate Brazilian man best known for his portrayal of Tiririca the clown, just won a place in Brazilian Congress with...
October 4, 2010