Cure for diabetes? University of Alberta researchers believe they've found one


by ctvnews

ctvnews— Scientists at the University of Alberta say they may have discovered a cure for diabetes.

kottke.org—“I Lived Through A Stupid Coup. America Is Having One Now.”. Indi Samarajiva on living through a stupid political coup in Sri Lanka and a warning to Americans. Two years ago, I lived through a coup in Sri Lanka. It was stupid. The minority party threw chili powder at everyone in Parliament and took over by farce. Math, however, requires a majority and the courts kicked them out. They gave in. We’d been on the streets for weeks but yay, we won. No. I didn’t know it at the time, but we had already lost. No one knew — but oh my God, what we lost. The...