University of Cambridge

  • Film

    May 8, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    The Final Answer on How to Pronounce "Pecan"

    Bert Vaux studies linguistics at the University of Cambridge and recently created a survey of 122-linguistic based questions and gathered responses from 11,500 people across the country. He then sent the files over to Joshua Katz at the Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2007

    Food for Kids or Terror Funding?

    While the Holy Land Foundation trial focuses attention on the role, if any, the Dallas-based charity had in financing Hamas, another Dallas-based charity has quietly dropped its lawsuit against author and former Bush administration official Matthew Levitt and his publisher over similar allegations. ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2007

    Woe Is They

    Conservatives need not apply

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2007

    SMU and A&M are Damned Liberal Anti-Bush Bastions. Sure, Prof, Whatever You Sez.

    The controversy over the proposed George W. Bush Presidential Library at SMU (heh) has settled to a simmer for now; even The Bush Library Blog announced over the weekend it was going on summer vacation. But it's merely the quiet before the storm. Speaking of, here's the latest black cloud to drift ... More >>

  • News

    February 26, 2004

    In the Wolf's Mouth

    SMU's Bryan Mark Rigg uncovers the story of Hitler's Jewish soldiers

  • News

    October 4, 2001


    The sun will explode in 5 billion years, and robots are humanity's best hope to escape. Three guys are working on a plan. In a garage. In Heath, Texas.

  • Film

    July 13, 2000

    Half-baked Shake

    Although inventive, Branagh's Love struggles vainly for harmony

  • News

    August 26, 1999

    Romeo's head

    A would-be Indiana Jones reopens the debate over who got to America first