Well, did he? I voted No, but want to know what the engineering community thinks. Should he have been suspended? Yes. Is Imus probably a decent person who said a bad thing? Yes. I very seldom listen to his show. Another question: how does Howard Stern get away with it? How do SNL comedians get away with it? I saw Tracy Morgan in a comedy club the foulest act ever. How do the rappers and hip-hoppers and recording execs supporting them get away with it?
And in my book, Rev. Al Sharpton has about as much credibility as, say, hmmmm, Imus?
The Dutch are known for their love of bicycling, and they’ve also long been early adopters of green-energy and smart-city technologies. So it seems fitting that a town in which painter Vincent van Gogh once lived has given him a very Dutch-like tribute -- a bike path lit by a special smart paint in the style of the artist's “Starry Night” painting.
For decades, engineers have worked to combat erosion by developing high-strength alloys, composites, and surface coatings. However, in a new paper, a team at Jilin University in China turned to one of the most deadly animals in the world for inspiration -- the yellow fat-backed scorpion.
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