Snark: to annoy or irritate

"Snark" has been in English language dictionaries since at least 1906, and Lewis Carroll used the word to describe a mythological animal in his poem, The Hunting of the Snark (1874). Most recently, the word has come to characterize snappish, sarcastic, or mean-spirited comments or actions directed at those who annoy or irritate us.

At first, this blog was just going be a place to gripe, but because it's more satisfying to take action than it is to merely complain, now most of the posts/reposts suggest ways to get involved in solving problems.


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Wednesday, September 7, 2011

9/11 Conspiracy Theories

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Zero, New York City, N.Y. (Sept. 17, 2001)
eSKEPTIC is the email newsletter of the Skeptics Society. This week's newsletter features an explanation of the physics involved in the buildings' collapse and a refutation of some of the wilder conspiracy theories. Here's the link: http://www.skeptic.com/eskeptic/11-09-07/

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