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Obama’s Rat Madness

Stuart95 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 3:58 PM
It's absolutely stunning that nothing in that multi-term Congresswoman's mind raised a red flag when she uttered that figure: "Pssst - Max - do you know that 170m is more than half the population of the country? That total employment is less than $150m?" That's like a car salesman accidentally telling you that the pickup you're looking at costs $600,000 - and not noticing his mistake.

The New York Times has published a science and technology story about Duke researchers who have used one animal’s brain to get another animal to react.

In One Rat Thinks, and Another Reacts, the Times writer James Gorman reports that “Miguel Nicolelis, known for successfully demonstrating brain-machine connections, like the one in which a monkey controlled a robotic arm with its thoughts, said this was the first time one animal’s brain had been linked to another.”

Well, Nicolelis may know rat research, but he’s not in politics.

If he was, he’d recognize that getting one rat to think and another...