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{Wednesday, May 23, 2007  }

.:{In the news}:.


Relatively common phenomenon (among insects) given a provocative name when applied to fish:

Study: Sharks can have 'virgin births'

It's all about the attention-grabbing. Also, they use the term "parthenogenesis."
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Something I've been saying for a while:
‘Stars’ proves dancers are athletes, too
If Ohno, Emmitt can win competition, dancing must be a sport


However ... poor logic: false Barbara's applied right and left.
posted by Lauren, 11:09 AM | link | 1 comments

.:{Birth control -- one step closer to ruining a woman's body, fertility and self-respect}:.


http://www.nytimes.com/2007/05/23/business/23period.html

“I certainly can understand the benefits of taking these kinds of medications, but for most women menstruation is a normal life event, not a medical condition. Why medicate away a normal life event if we’re not sure of the long-term effects?”

Why indeed.
posted by Lauren, 11:07 AM | link | 0 comments