Exercise Your Democratic Right To Vote For io9!

We've already told you about io9.com's nomination for Best Culture Blog in the 2008 Weblog Awards , but this is our polite way of telling you that if you've not cast your vote (for us) yet, there's still time - Voting remains open until Tuesday. And even if you have already voted (for us), you can always vote (for us)… » 1/10/09 3:00pm 1/10/09 3:00pm

Vote For io9 For Best Culture Blog In The Bloggies

Everyone at io9 is absolutely honored to be nominated for a 2008 Weblog Award. Thanks so much, and please check out all the other amazing blogs in the Blog awards stable. And don't forget to cast your vote for io9! Polls close next Tuesday (the 13th) but you can vote once a day! Any support at all for your fellow… » 1/08/09 2:00pm 1/08/09 2:00pm

A Vote for the Flying Spaghetti Monster is a Vote for Al Franken, Say Minnesota Authorities

In the ongoing drama of the Minnesota recount, a few controversial write-in ballots have surfaced. One, which we reported on a few weeks ago, included a vote for liberal candidate Al Franken along with a write-in for "Lizard People." Another vote for Franken included a write-in for the Flying Spaghetti Monster. Today… » 12/19/08 12:00pm 12/19/08 12:00pm

Clinton is the Only Presidential Candidate With a Space Plan

Apparently Hilary Clinton is the only presidential candidate who has taken a public stand on space-related issues. In a terrifically-helpful rundown of candidates' sci/tech policies from Popular Mechanics, Clinton was the only one to comment on the space program. She promised to renew NASA's R&D funding, prep for… » 12/20/07 7:30am 12/20/07 7:30am