Sunday, October 03, 2021

Rabbitohs lost 14:12 - G Spot: Chess problem of attacking Queens is solved

 I love everything that is old; old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wines.

~ Oliver Goldsmith, The Vicar of Wakefield

The Rabbitohs celebrate a try in their impressive victory over Manly to reach Sunday’s grand final.

“Pudendum” isn’t the only questionable term slinking around in the female pelvis. Pull out a map to this region and you face an array of unfamiliar landmarks: Alcock’s canal, the pouch of Douglas, Bartholin’s glands, the fallopian tubes. These are all body parts named in honor of the people thought to have “discovered” them. They are relics from a time when the female body was considered terra incognita for great minds of medicine to explore, stake out and claim.

Even the G-Spot is Named for a Man Why do so many female body parts honor male scientists?

NOBODY TELL  BAD BOSS:  Gigantic Comet Approaching From Outer Solar System May Be The Largest Ever Seen.

Chess problem of attacking Queens is solved

Memorial to a Swedish life

 The rise of the biohacker (FT)

 Yes taxes really do matter (Mankiw).

New (free Kindle) book: The Essential UCLA School of Economics.