Things That Will Get You Arrested …

Which of these things will get you arrested? Sprinkling flour in a parking lot Lying to Congress and various other accusations of abuse of power Improving your home Arranging for a hitman to kill your family Getting sick

The Boy Scouts

Over at Catholic World News, Diogenes has an interesting article showing how the Boy Scouts has dealt with sexual abuse of boys (and potential threats) over the years. He contrasts it with how his church dealt with the problem in the same period.

Hypocrisy in Science

It seems lots of big name folks are up in arms over a display at the Houston Museum of Natural Science over a new display. HMNS is exhibiting “Lucy,” the supposed early human ancestor found in Ethiopia. The critics accuse the museum of sensationalism and of “prostituting” the fossils. A decade old UN policy says…