January 2014 Archive

Is this life real?

(Aeon) – Philosophers and physicists say we might be living in a computer simulation, but how can we tell? And does it matter?

Chinatown parade kicks off Lunar New Year celebrations in SF

(SF Examiner) – To kick off the Year of the Horse, a parade with lion dancers and firecrackers headed through SF’s Chinatown…

California drought: Beer helps tiny Wine Country town

(SF Gate) -…the Bear Republic craft brewery gave $466,143 to the tiny Wine Country town to start drilling two new wells…

Uber, Lyft, Sidecar put driver recruiting in high gear

(SF Gate) – Even cabbies are hearing the call…

Ape predicts a Seahawks victory

(ESPN) – A Utah ape that has correctly picked the Super Bowl winner for six straight years…

The Perfect Way to Hold a Hamburger, Proven by Science

(Kotaku) -…researchers ran numerous different ways of burger holding and found one, they say, avoids spillage…

Russian men losing years to vodka

(Guardian) – Spirit linked to 35% of cases where a man dies before age 55…

Jesse Eisenberg Cast As Lex Luthor in Superman/Batman, Jeremy Irons Set as Alfred

(Variety) – Eisenberg is best known for portraying Facebook co-creator Mark Zuckerberg in “The Social Network”…

Christie Knew About Lane Closings, Ex-Port Authority Official Says

(NY Times) – …said “evidence exists as well tying Mr. Christie to having knowledge of the lane closure…”

Warriors bounce back in big way vs. Clippers

(CSN Bay Area) – …Warriors raced off with a 111-92 victory before a sellout crowd at Oracle Arena.

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