Tags: Christians, crime, persecution
Catholic Shot After Confessing Religion: Gunman asked him about his religion before shooting him.
He left behind a widow and children. At first I thought this event occurred in another country where Christians are being persecuted.
Tags: Hamas, Internet, Israel, YouTube
Israel vs. Hamas on YouTube: Internet is latest battleground.
Tags: new year
New Year’s Eve Parties Post: All the parties around the world. Personally, I’m staying home to enjoy a quiet evening.
Tags: education, homeschool
Homeschooling Keeps Growing: “A growth of 36% over the last four years means homeschooling is an option that more and more parents are turning to.”
Tags: genetic engineering, medicine, science
Gene Splicing For Dummies: After reading this, I have no doubt some day they’ll publish a book with that title…
Tags: economy, state budgets, states
States May Sell Parks and Roads For Cash: “…states such as Minnesota, New York, Massachusetts and Illinois are thinking of selling or leasing toll roads, parks, lotteries and other assets to raise desperately needed cash.”
If this happens, slowly but surely, the United States will be sold off piecemeal.
Tags: business, economy, entrepreneurs, small business
Small Business Failures Devastating: “If the politicos and government employees think they’re in trouble now, wait until the end of 2009. When the streets are lined with closed storefronts, the chain stores and malls have been shuttered, and the auto dealerships are weed-filled empty lots, then go ask the survivors to pay more taxes and fees.”
Why make it harder for entrepreneurs?
Tags: defection, Iran, military
Second Iranian Military Officer Defects: He escaped to Turkey with his family.
Tags: college, depression, economy, recession
Best College Degrees For a Depression: Think medical!
Tags: politics, Russia, US
Russian Professor Predicts U.S. Disintegration in Two Years: “There’s a 55-45% chance right now that disintegration will occur…”
Tags: epidemic, flu, health, history, pandemic
Funny, I Was Just Researching the 1918 Flu Pandemic: “Researchers have found out what made the 1918 flu pandemic so deadly — a group of three genes that lets the virus invade the lungs and cause pneumonia. …”
Tags: celebrities, economic meltdown, economy, Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis Thinks It’s Great to Be Poor: “What this crisis is going to do is bring us into financial alignment.”
Hmmm… Sounds like a socialist to me; someone who thinks forced economic equality will bring about social changes for the better.
Tags: history, hoaxes, Holocaust, Nazi Germany
Too Bad It Was a Hoax: I remember reading Herman Rosenblat’s story, and I thought it was wonderful.
“This is what the LORD Almighty says: “Do not listen to what the prophets are prophesying to you; they fill you with false hopes. They speak visions from their own minds, not from the mouth of the LORD.”
Jeremiah 23:16 (NIV)
Tags: Hamas, Islam, legislation, Sharia
Cruxification Is Legal Again: At least, according to Hamas.
The Obligatory Sarah Palin Is a Grandma Post: “Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston on Saturday…”, 18, gave birth to
What a Tripp! And he has three names, too. Somehow it reminds me of royalty, like William Arthur Philip Louis.
Tags: Caroline Kennedy, politics
Caroline Kennedy Brags: “Well, I wouldn’t be here if I didn’t think I would be the best.”
Tags: Christmas, post office
Post Office Resumes Santa Letter Program: “Operation Santa resumed with a few tweaks, including the redaction of last names and addresses with heavy black ink. And instead of sending gifts directly to children, secret Santas must take wrapped presents to the post office and provide the recipient control number that corresponds with their letter. The post office will then deliver the gifts.”
Tags: politics, Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin Trudges On: Come good or bad news, her star keeps rising.
Tags: charity, conservatives, liberals, politics
Tags: automakers, bailout, Canada
Canadians Bail Out Carmakers: “the governments of Canada and its Ontario province offered the industry 4 billion Canadian dollars in emergency loans on Saturday.”
Tags: Burger King, cologne, fast food, fragrance
Sniff, Sniff: Hey, nice Burger King scent there.
Tags: Joe the Plumber, Ohio, politics
Some Justice For Joe the Plumber: Helen Jones-Kelley, who looked into Joe’s records, resigned.
Tags: Alaska, Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin Rejects Pay Raise: “Her view is, it’s just not appropriate to accept a pay raise in the middle of the term.”
Tags: Christians, India, persecution
Indian Christian Girl Is Shining Example of Grace: despite having her face mutilated by Hindu persecutors.