I'm thinking this could be a rumor or otherwise overblown ... or maybe that's just wishful thinking: Playstation and Africa.
I realize it's just one study, but it still gives me hope: University of Wisconsin study finds no gender difference in math performance.
I don't agree with everything, but this Reason blog is starting to grow on me: Controlling poppies in Afghanistan is kinda dumb.
Disaster watch: Crappy levees in DC.
An interesting perspective on being in the minority (some surrounding graphics marginally NSFW)
Disaster watch 2: vacation, anyone?