Songs Everyone Should Know - Massive Attack's Paradise Circus

Early post while I am at Hartsfield Jackson Airport (ATL). Have I really gone more than 100 posts without featuring Massive Attack in any way, shape, or form? Is that even really possible? Next you'll tell me that I haven't talked about The Gorillaz, or Portishead, or The Jesus and Mary Chain, or The Chemical Brothers… » 3/26/15 8:30pm Today 8:30pm

Backtalk Eating Habits Questionnaire

What is the best candy? I say, Sour Patch Kids, as I like fruitiness more than chocolatey stuff and tang more than sweetness. Williams Sonoma, the greatest store for my Easter desires, has some bunny sour patch candies that I sampled repeatedly last time I went there and they were DELICIOUS. » 3/26/15 3:58pm Today 3:58pm

Fuck You, Cancer

Earlier this month breast cancer activist Lisa Bonchek Adams passed away. Twitter was all abuzz with the news—most likely because that's where she made her name well-known—but news sites were largely subdued in their mentions. » 3/26/15 3:35pm Today 3:35pm

Wednesday Roundup: Your Psychosocial Lifecycle

Erik Erikson, the great theorist, seemed to embody modernism in psychology with his expansion of psychology to go beyond the unconscious, the childhood and the family triad to embrace society and culture. He promoted the idea that each stage of the lifecycle was characterized central struggles at each stage that need… » 3/26/15 10:45am Today 10:45am

Marvel at animations and possibly learn biology in the cross thread

Hello, friends, and welcome to this week's cross thread. Today, I present to you the video shown in every college biology class since it was made in 2006 by XVIVO for Harvard professors to show in their undergraduate classes: The Inner Life of the Cell. A longer, narrated version is presented here, but if you would… » 3/26/15 8:30am Today 8:30am