Bradford points the way

George Galloway comments on his surprising victory in the Bradford by-elections:

Right-wingers are less intelligent

An scientific study shows that right-wingers are less intelligent than left wingers, says study.

Read more from the Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2095549/Right-wingers-int...

VVR: Panther

I dag på Venstresida Videorull, er vi stolte av å presentere Mario Van Peebles episke dramatisering av Black panther bevegelsens vekst og fall - "Panther". En film det lenge var umulig å finne på annet en brukt VHS-markedet, eller fildelingsnettverk er nå etterhvert både tilgjengelig på DVD, og finnes på nett.

For at du skal få øvd opp fransken din, har vi i tillegg lagt inn fransk tekst. Lykke til.

5 Logical Fallacies

Cracked.com gives you 5 Logical Fallacies That Make You Wrong More Than You Think. An instructive article about why you can never convince a conspiracy theorist he is wrong 8And perhaps why Habermas i wrong?):

The capitalist network that runs the world

New research discovers the global economic power centra. Some might say this confirms marxist theories about concentration of wealth and power within capitalist systems:

Sybok meets Brainiac

Most nerdy jokes are funnier the more exclusive they get, but I really feel that I have managed to create a joke that is quite exclusive, but still only slightly witty. Hope you enjoyed it.

Details from the Hermitage, St. Petersburg

The Winter Palace in St.Petersburg, Leningrad, is not only known for one of the pivotal episodes of the Russian revolution, it also contains one of the worlds greatest art collections. Below we will bring you a few details from different paintings, and a few glimpses of achitecture and other types of art. (Some of the images come with captions, and they keep getting sillier as we go, I'm sorry in advance.)

Chomsky in Oslo

Not being able to go to Oslo today myself, I will try to aggregate media and information about Chomskys visit from differen sources on this page. Some of the information will naturally be in Norwegian, so feel free to use google translate, or a dictionary of choice:

Universitetsavisa: Chomsky til Norge: http://www.universitetsavisa.no/forskning/article10053.ece

NRK: Chomsky i Oslo: http://www.nrk.no/lyd/noam_chomsky_i_oslo/7F892BB9A7E41A2C/