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According to my mother, there pretty much wasn't anything I wouldn't eat as a child. Not just try, but eat. I was even inclined to dig into stuff about which she expressed open disgust - lobster and other shellfish, and cheap Chinese food with pepper so hot it made your gums feel like a medieval dentist had been at them.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Earmarks are almost always inserted by a member of Congress without any not

Earmarks are almost always inserted by a member of Congress without any notice to other members, and without a chance for Congress as a whole to debate a particular earmark as they relate to national priorities.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Although unanswered prayer is indeed a theme of the book, it is not the hea

Although unanswered prayer is indeed a theme of the book, it is not the heart of the book, for unanswered prayer describes a problem but offers no solutions.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Move it or lose it, lose it and you'll learn from it, but never give up.

Move it or lose it, lose it and you'll learn from it, but never give up.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

God wants you to bless Him because it’s the purpose you were originally cre

God wants you to bless Him because it’s the purpose you were originally created for.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Every circumstance is an opportunity to re-define your confident level.

Every circumstance is an opportunity to re-define your confident level.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

To say that a writer's hold on reality is tenuous is an understatement-it's

To say that a writer's hold on reality is tenuous is an understatement-it's like saying the Titanic had a rough crossing. Writer's build their own realities, move into them and occasionally send letters home. The only difference between a writer and a cra
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

For centuries mankind has been on an incredible journey, taking him across

For centuries mankind has been on an incredible journey, taking him across every generation and through every conceivable experience in his search for God.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I've a problem with the word charity because I think that NGOs, as I prefer

I've a problem with the word charity because I think that NGOs, as I prefer calling them, really do take the work of moral and social responsibilities that ought to be taken on by governments.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength.

Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Beyond self-driving cars, I think all airplanes should go pilotless. Get th

Beyond self-driving cars, I think all airplanes should go pilotless. Get the pilots out of there. Even better, have no cockpit at all, and turn it into a nice lounge with a bar. Why give people the illusion of control with a steering wheel?
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

A smile is the dance of your soul.

A smile is the dance of your soul.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The human emotions are worthy of nothing when our existence has no realisti

The human emotions are worthy of nothing when our existence has no realistic value.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago