Archive for September 29th, 2010

Jumps and falls

| September 29, 2010 | Reply
Jumps and falls

If you are fascinated by people falling through the air, you’ll love this video of ten extraordinary jumps and falls.

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How broken is our system of electing members of Congress?

| September 29, 2010 | 2 Replies
How broken is our system of electing members of Congress?

How broken is our system of electing members of Congress? It’s abominable, according to Senator Ted Kaufman, who is not seeking election and who is willing to speak candidly on major issues. It’s no coincidence that he is not running and that he is willing to speak candidly, according to Kaufman.

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Americans are ignorant of basic religious teachings

| September 29, 2010 | 11 Replies
Americans are ignorant of basic religious teachings

Lots of people are talking about the new Pew Religious Knowledge Survey, which dramatically demonstrates that Americans are incredibly ignorant about the basic teachings of religions, including the basic teachings of their own religions. These Pew findings don’t surprise me at all. I was raised Catholic and I have knows quite a few Catholics in […]

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