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Alaska’s Ted Stevens is Guilty

A convicted felon is running for re-election in Alaska.  Senator Ted Stevens was convicted today.  Here’s the AP story: WASHINGTON (AP)  — Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens has been convicted of lying about free home renovations and other gifts he received from a wealthy oil contractor. The Senate’s longest-serving Republican, Stevens was found guilty on all seven…

Yes Virginia, there is water on Mars.

The Phoenix lander, currently sitting in the northern polar region of Mars, has found water on what is otherwise a very dry planet. The difficulty Phoenix has had getting to this point reminds me of my Uncle using a divining rod to locate a good spot to drill a water well for his home in…