The NFL Red Zone – By The Numbers

A fun piece from today’s WSJ. By the Numbers – WSJ.com: “In this weekend’s NFC and AFC Championship games, the buzz in the stands and the broadcast booth will get louder every time one team moves the ball into the…

Friday Grab Bag

Eech!Swiss scientists take note of bank flu risk Will it sound like the computer in War GamesMachine translation of rap music? How do you lose a stretch Hummer limo?A hum-vee-dinger of a fish tale Clever.I am not a paper cup…

Chess master Bobby Fischer dead at 64

What a brilliant, odd, and apparently tormented man. (AP Photo/John Lent) BBC NEWS – Chess legend Fischer dies at 64: “The controversial former world chess champion, Bobby Fischer, has died in Iceland at the age of 64. The US-born player,…

Vegans seek grilled meat warning

They’re just looking out for you. Vegans seek grilled meat warning – Reuters: “LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A vegan group is trying to force U.S. restaurant chains to warn California consumers about a cancer-causing chemical that forms in grilled meat,…