THE KARL PRINCIPLE: EVANGELICALS REJECTING GOD’S WORD [Excerpts] Recently, I was inadvertently directed to a year-old post [and] I thought I wouldoffer a few comments. It represents one of those remorseful, head-wagging invectivesagainst what is perceived as idiocy within evangelical circles. In a nutshell, theauthoress cites from an article last year from the New York
Month: October 2012
Quarter-billion-dollar stimulus grant creates just 400 jobsBattery maker A123 Systems vowed thousands of new jobs when it received a nearly quarter-billion-dollar stimulus grant in late 2009, but federal job-tracking figures show only a few hundred positions were created before the company joined a growing list of federally backed energy businesses that ended in bankruptcy.
Germany makes case for British EU membershipGermany has told the UK it is an important and needed member of the European Union, just days after London spelled out its deep ambivalence about its EU future. “Britain is an important partner in the European Union,” German Chancellor Angela Merkel told a meeting of her centre-right CDU
Facebook Censors Navy SEALs to Protect Obama on Benghazi-GateOver the weekend, Facebook took down a message by the Special Operations Speaks PAC (SOS) which highlighted the fact that Obama denied backup to the forces being overrun in Benghazi.
Tony Blair: the EU needs a presidentIn a move interpreted by some as a job application, the former prime minister said the EU could do with a strong leader approved by the people. “An election for a big post held by one person – this people can understand,” he said. “The problem with the European
Startling Starting Over? Rumor has it that the politicians and the money powers that be, nationally and globally, have a plan that would eliminate all debt and intend to put it in place and restart up again under a totally changed economic system. Things are so chaotic within the fiscal world that such is the
[Talk about out of touch with reality…] By: Steve Friess October 29, 2012 04:48 PM EDT When President Barack Obama urged Americans under siege from Hurricane Sandy to stay inside and keep watch on ready.gov for the latest, he left out something pretty important — where to turn if the electricity goes out. Despite the
[Excerpts] New York National Guard to “protect against looting” Paul Joseph WatsonInfowars.comOctober 29, 2012 Scores of Twitter users have flooded the social networking site announcing their plans to go on looting sprees once Hurricane Sandy makes landfall, as the New York National Guard announced it would put troops on duty in Long Island to prevent
Organizers can also avoid the pitfalls of using a mock enemy who could be identified by nationality, race, culture, or something that could potentially be seen as offensive. [such as American citizens…] [Don’t be distracted by “zombie” terminology, consider what the role of the police and military would be in the event of a massive biological
Secret Service Asks Americans to Report Tweets That ‘Concern You’ (CNSNews.com) – The Secret Service has expanded its operation to Twitter, urging Americans to report on their fellow citizens whose tweets “concern you.” “To report a tweet that concerns you, call the nearest field office in your state,” the Secret Service tweeted on Oct. 23.