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Last post of the day

October 24, 2011 by


To finish the traditional Monday flood of posts, here is a final entry. Bill Maher pointed out that the biggest welfare recipients are on Wall Street, at the same time as Obama began a new Wall Street welfare program.

Menu Plan Monday

October 24, 2011 by


Terri Sunday: Tuna Noodle Stroganoff, Mixed Greens Salad, Apple Pie Monday: Oven Fried Chicken, Steamed broccoli, Yeast rolls Tuesday: Black Bean and Tomato Quesadillas, Salad, Chips and Salsa Wednesday: SAM cooks, probably soup, 🙂 Thursday: Beef Chili and Creamy Corn Polenta Friday: Toasted Roast Beef Sandwiches, Salad Saturday: Out for Dinner Alte Sunday: Out for […]

E Pluribus Universalum

October 24, 2011 by


Author’s note: it is not my object to ignite a sectarian brawl with this post, as I’m fully aware that the distinctions that fundie Evangelicals can make to contrast themselves with say, Roman Catholics or Mormons, are easily made by those same faiths toward Evangelicals.  Rather, my goal is to highlight how suppressing the public […]

Is skinny the ideal?

October 24, 2011 by


From an old The Age article: According to the figures, the jury is in: men will choose a Rubenesque size 14 over a stick-figure size 8 when it comes to their ideal woman. Admittedly, the science could be seen as somewhat superficial. It is based on an online survey — not the most accurate means […]

Genesis 38-40

October 24, 2011 by


(Based on the ESV Chronological Bible reading plan) Genesis 38 Judah and Tamar 1It happened at that time that Judah went down from his brothers and turned aside to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah. 2There Judah saw the daughter of a certain Canaanite whose name was Shua. He took her and went in […]