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There is a deep and undeniable sadness in all this: whenever we see the daw

There is a deep and undeniable sadness in all this: whenever we see the dawn of an eternal good that will never be overcome by evil – an evil that is itself eternal but will never succeed in overcoming good – whenever we see this dawn, the blood of old pe
Posted 2 months ago

Islam affords women their rightful status, and encourages them to work in a

Islam affords women their rightful status, and encourages them to work in all sectors, as long as they are afforded appropriate respect.
Posted 2 months ago

The morning sun in New Orleans felt like it was trying to make a point, con

The morning sun in New Orleans felt like it was trying to make a point, convincing the old world to believe something new.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I remember being a teenager and being ashamed of my musical tastes, at leas

I remember being a teenager and being ashamed of my musical tastes, at least some of them. My Brian Wilson and Beach Boys fandom, which is as important to me as anything else, was almost like a porn stash. Hide that shit, someone's coming! You couldn't lo
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

And let's be clear: It's not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren't

And let's be clear: It's not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren't healthy. It's also going to be critical to increase marketing for foods that are healthy.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Racism is so universal in this country, so widespread, and deep-seated, tha

Racism is so universal in this country, so widespread, and deep-seated, that it is invisible because it is so normal.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I'm always involved with the Aerospace Program and NASA and Goddard Space F

I'm always involved with the Aerospace Program and NASA and Goddard Space Flight Center. And if kids feel so inclined, they can log onto NASA and the Optimus Prime Spinoff Award, which we present every year to some of the brilliant young minds that are ta
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Put up in a placewhere it is easy to seethe cryptic admonishmentT.T.TWhen y

Put up in a placewhere it is easy to seethe cryptic admonishmentT.T.TWhen you feel how depressinglyslowly you climbit's well to remember thatThings Take Time.
Posted 2 months ago

You will never understand who you are until you understand who God is.

You will never understand who you are until you understand who God is.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

You will make a perfectly rational mistake: You will assume that sooner or

You will make a perfectly rational mistake: You will assume that sooner or later the paradigm you are presently practicing (which has been mostly successful) will solve all the rest of your problems.
Posted 2 months ago

A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need t

A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

We cannot go back to the lost oral world, any more than we can turn the clo

We cannot go back to the lost oral world, any more than we can turn the clock back to a time before the clock existed. 'Writing and print and the computer,' writes Walter Ong, 'are all ways of technologizing the word'; and once technologized, the word can
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago