Archive for April 3rd, 2007

Want to adopt a baby from China? Not if you are an old, depressed, sick, poor, alcoholic, amputee, criminal, fat Jehovah’s Witness!

| April 3, 2007 | 6 Replies
Want to adopt a baby from China?  Not if you are an old, depressed, sick, poor, alcoholic, amputee, criminal, fat Jehovah’s Witness!

My wife and I adopted our two wonderful daughters from China on two separate occasions, in 1999 and 2001.  We very much appreciated the way that the Chinese orphanages took good care of our daughters.  When we traveled to China to meet our daughters, we were treated well by the many Chinese people we met […]

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How Good is the Original Source?

| April 3, 2007 | 5 Replies
How Good is the Original Source?

Information Reliability. This is a pet peeve of mine. Stephen Jay Gould was a stickler for finding out where ideas “that everybody knows” came from, and often finding the original source to be dubious. I am writing today because of a recent Mallard Fillmore cartoon proclaiming that “new reports give strong evidence for global warming […]

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This gets my vote for the best headline of the year . . .

| April 3, 2007 | 3 Replies
This gets my vote for the best headline of the year . . .

Cheney Lurks Behind Shrub At Bush Press Conference

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