Reporter Gets Circumcised to Fight AIDS

http://www.physorg.com/news115653619.html

Could have been worse. He took a bbc sound recorder with him. It could have been a camera…

1 in 10 patients comes to harm while in hospital

http://www.physorg.com/news115642178.html

oh that’s just ‘king brilliant innit! You’ve got a 10% chance of being damaged – actually made less healthy – by your trip to hospital. Anyone performed the obvious international comparison?

Testers See Windows XP Passing Vista

http://www.physorg.com/news115639032.html

I couldn’t believe it. I’ve set up two Vista machines and reverted both to XP. The performance was abysmal…

http://www.physorg.com/news115630452.html

aha! the babel fish is almost upon us!

Helsingin Sanomat – International Edition – Culture

http://www.hs.fi/english/article/Sally+Mann%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s+photographs+lead+to+request+for+police+investigation+/1135232200901

omigod they’re pictures of half-naked children!!
They’re her own ‘king children ferchrissake and she’s a skilled photographer who knows how to capture beautiful and, occasionally, disturbing images.

Are we that freaked as a society that we can no longer see any image of a naked child without screaming paedophilia??!! If so, then we’ve become as sick as they are….

http://www.lapopart.com/admin/uploadimages/60.jpg

hey – this is art man…

New Scientist: The Omega Man

http://www-2.dc.uba.ar/profesores/becher/ns.html

Introduction to Chaitin and the limitations of what can be “known” (in the sense of what justifies logical rather than psychological certainty). This is fundamental to epistemology.