The evils of the world, in short

An excellent summation of things worth working against: Ambient Irony: To The Point The Creationists pushing their fraudulent spin on Evolutionary Theory; the Post-Modernists denying the concept of Objective Truth; the Islamists trying to do both at the same time; the historical revisionists; the Psychics; the “Alternative Health Practitioners”; the academics who see their role Continue reading The evils of the world, in short

A ponderable

Jewish Ethics and Arafat’s HealthMy 9th grade daughter had an interesting discussion today in her school in Israel. Judaism says not to wish death on anyone. So is it wrong for Israelis today to be happy at the thought that Arafat may be dying?… [Judaism]

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