Daily Archives: 7 Dec 2011

Christmas in the South

If a picture is worth 1000 words, this one describes the South in exactly 1000. Joel Watts’ Christmas Deco

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The United States Air Force Dumped the Remains of More Than 274 Troops into Landfills

Someone or some group of someones need to be in prison for a very long time for abuse of a corpse at least. The Air Force dumped the incinerated partial remains of at least 274 American troops in a Virginia … Continue reading

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Another Photo of the Jerusalem Mystery Floor

From Gershon Galil on Facebook-

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Amazon, You’ve Lost a Long Time Customer: I Won’t Be Back

In a scheme clearly devised to give brick-and-mortar retailers nightmares, Amazon is running a one-day promotion on Dec. 10 in which customers can score up to $15 in discounts for literally walking out of stores. Here’s how it works: Download … Continue reading

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Correct, Andrew

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More Sandusky Depravity Exposed

CNN emails this alert Ex-Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky has been arrested again on new child sex charges, Pennsylvania Attorney General Linda Kelly announced Wednesday. The move raises the total number of alleged victims to 10 people, according to … Continue reading

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I Used to Like Johnny Depp, But Now He’s Just Become an Idiot

Having Jesus turn up for a bachelor night is bad enough. But when Johnny Depp sang about him drinking then passing out on the floor in a new song, it was more than some Christians could bear. The Christian Coalition … Continue reading

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Isaiah 5:7 and Puns in Hebrew

Since I’m presently working on Isaiah for the series it’s only natural that I’d wind up in Chapter 5 with it’s stunningly beautiful pun לְמִשְׁפָּט֙ וְהִנֵּ֣ה מִשְׂפָּ֔ח לִצְדָקָ֖ה וְהִנֵּ֥ה צְעָקָֽה׃ God looked for justice (mishpat) but only saw oppression (mispach). … Continue reading

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Texas, Of Course: Mom Shoots Her Kids Because She’s Denied Food Stamps

A desperate mom denied food stamps for months shut herself in a Texas welfare office and shot her two children before killing herself. Her daughter, 12, and 10-year-old son are in very critical condition. Rachelle Grimmer, 38, had recently moved … Continue reading

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Those Who Cause an Uproar: The 1524 Beat-Down

Conrad Grebel published a snippet contra Zwingli and his position on baptism on the 7th of December, 1524. On the 28th of the same month Zwingli let fly his own ‘Pearl Harbor attack’ on the ‘theology’ of Conrad Grebel in … Continue reading

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Is the Ark of the Covenant going to be made available for public viewing? No one has been allowed to see the holy object, described in scripture as being made from acacia wood, plated with gold and topped with two … Continue reading

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The Strange Shapes in the Floor: A ‘City of David’ Mystery

From the HuffPo– Mysterious stone carvings made thousands of years ago and recently uncovered in an excavation underneath Jerusalem have archaeologists stumped. Israeli diggers who uncovered a complex of rooms carved into the bedrock in the oldest section of the … Continue reading

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