More scary data: We only think that we are good at multitasking! This article explains the latest data and has a link at the end for a test. This applies to all of us, and it underscores our worries about the long-term effects of computer use. Very humbling, indeed.
Nice try, USA: The US is now out of the World Cup. Many of us felt that the refs were turning a blind eye to some of the fouls by Guana, while being awfully free with yellow cards for the US. Hmmm. Linguistic trivia: rather than translate world cup (which would come out something like g’viat olami), Israel uses the French mondial to refer to this event.