Daily Archives: 21 Aug 2011


Thank you God, for W.A. Mozart

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I Couldn’t Care Less

That the ‘Jordan Lead Codices’ have their own Facebook page.  No I won’t be linking to it.  No I won’t be friending it.  I’ve heard several folks mention it and I just find myself utterly unconcerned about it.  Those in … Continue reading

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This Jon Huntsman Guy Has Potential

Because On ABC’s “This Week” Sunday, Huntsman criticized Perry’s recent comments on global climate change (“a scientific theory that has not been proven”) and evolution (“a theory that’s out there”). “When we take a position that isn’t willing to embrace … Continue reading

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Let’s Hope It’s Gadafi’s Last Hour

CNN is reporting (via email) Saif al-Islam, Moammar Gadhafi’s son, has been captured, according to the head of the Rebel National Transitional Council in an interview with Al Jazeera. Meanwhile, a Libyan government spokesman warned of humanitarian disaster and a … Continue reading

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If You Needed Evidence that PETA is Populated by Loons…

This should do it: Buried in a Reuters article from last week is this priceless little nugget: PETA is planning a porn site. In advance of launching the .xxx Internet domain in December, ICM Registry is accepting applications from brand … Continue reading

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Luther: On the Jews

Too many ignorant persons presume to understand Luther’s view of  the Jews only from his nearly end of life tirade against Jewish persons who had bedeviled him in his rightly excoriated ‘On the Jews and Their Lies‘.  What such persons, … Continue reading

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Israel’s Hawks

As Palestinian militants tried to forge a tentative cease-fire agreement with Israel on Sunday, pressure was building on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to retaliate for the latest round of violence by launching a major military campaign in the Gaza … Continue reading

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Polish Singer Acquitted Over Bible-ripping

From the ‘people can be jerks’ category Ynet news: A Polish court has found a singer in a heavy metal band, who tore up the Bible during a performance, not guilty of offending religious sentiments. The judge ruled last week … Continue reading

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Tennessee Titans: Breaking News!

BREAKING NEWS: Titans football practice was delayed nearly two hours today after a player reported finding an unknown white powdery substance on the practice field. The Head Coach immediately suspended practice while police were called to investigate. After a complete … Continue reading

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Rick Perry Continues to Appeal to the Neo-Nazis in America

As governor of Texas, with its huge Latino population, [Rick Perry]’s held a more moderate stance on the issue than many fellow Republicans. But recent actions indicate a shift. Sure he is. He has to. The neo-Nazis who support him … Continue reading

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San Francisco Doesn’t Seem A Friendly Place

Especially for sports fans.  Either you’re in danger of getting beaten into a coma or you’re liable to be shot. A shooting after an NFL preseason game in San Francisco left two people hospitalized, one with life-threatening injuries, authorities said. … Continue reading

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Luther’s Advice For Driving Satan Off: The Peril of Beer

From the Tischreden– On April 5 a pastor came from the church in Süptitz, near Torgau, to complain of apparitions and disturbances caused by Satan. He said that Satan disturbed his peace with nocturnal tumults and the smashing of all … Continue reading

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