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Telegram stops stop

an era is over stop no more cables stop telegrams stop stop. Western Union Stops Sending Telegrams [via dangerousmeta] (sorry, the main reasons for blogging this is the wordplay stop i sent my mom a telegram from italy in 1980 stop I had to use the word stop because it sounded so romantic stop I […]

An Oppenheimer discussion at Caltech

Last night I went to a lecture at Caltech: “Oppenheimer’s Legacy: Sience and Government in the Shadow of Nuclear Weapons” The lecturer: Martin J. Sherwin, co-author (with Kai Bird) of American Prometheus, the biography of Oppenheimer that came out last year. The lecture essentially traced the events from the Trinity Test on July 16, 1945, […]