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  • Home> U.S. Suit: Church Knowingly Let Abuser in Youth Program

    08/28/2014 3:00:45 PM PDT · 4 of 8
    Alex Murphy to Morgana
    Two 50-year-old men filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming the Seventh-Day Adventist Church put a man known to abuse children in charge of its youth program in the 1970s and kept him in that position even after learning he was accused of abusing a child in its ranks.

    According to the story it sounds like the accusers have a strong case. But why isn't the abuser named as a defendant?

    The lawsuit contains photocopies of several indictments and convictions of the former youth program leader, who is not being named by The Associated Press because he is not a defendant in the lawsuit....

    ....The first indictments were in the late 1960s and others continued through the 1980s. The man was last released from prison in 2000....The man was the central figure in another suit in 2011 against the church that claimed he abused a man and the church did nothing.

  • Scared Scientists: The Moving Portraits which Will Change Forever Your Views on Climate Change

    08/28/2014 1:33:12 PM PDT · 47 of 82
    Alex Murphy to Sir Napsalot
    But then, they showed us their ultimate weapon: grainy, arty, black and white portraits of climate scientists with concerned expressions on their faces.

    I think the "ultimate weapon" should be pictures of various climate scientists with concerned expressions, showing them stranded on floating icebergs.

  • Pope Francis' interfaith soccer match shows desire for peace

    08/28/2014 10:52:33 AM PDT · 7 of 17
    Alex Murphy to BlatherNaut
    A priest and close friend of Pope Francis says the pontiff's idea for an upcoming inter-religious soccer match for peace shows his keen interest in promoting the topic on all levels of society.

    Will Team Evil be invited?

    Shaolin Soccer

  • Mystery of California's 'Wandering Stones' solved

    08/28/2014 10:39:42 AM PDT · 14 of 33
    Alex Murphy to F15Eagle

    ROTFL!

  • Joined by Church Leaders, Sensenbrenner Becomes Catholic

    08/28/2014 10:38:12 AM PDT · 29 of 38
    Alex Murphy to NKP_Vet
    I also like to say the Catholic Church is like the Pacific Ocean...

    It's like the world's largest fish toilet?

  • Joined by Church Leaders, Sensenbrenner Becomes Catholic

    08/28/2014 10:36:42 AM PDT · 28 of 38
    Alex Murphy to Campion
    votesmart.org is your friend.

    Looks like I have a new friend! Hopefully I'll get invited over for barbeque.

  • Joined by Church Leaders, Sensenbrenner Becomes Catholic

    08/28/2014 9:43:14 AM PDT · 25 of 38
    Alex Murphy to Campion
    NARAL and Planned Parenthood [sic] both gave him "zero" ratings. NOW gave him a 13 rating (out of 100).

    How is he on immigration & amnesty? What about taxation and other "growth of government" issues?

  • Can Anybody Find the GOP Campaign?

    08/28/2014 6:57:41 AM PDT · 10 of 40
    Alex Murphy to iowamark
    [RUSH}...Larry Sabato, who is the political scientist extraordinaire at the University of Virginia, alarmed many on the Republican side by saying (paraphrasing), "What wave? I don't see any evidence of a Republican wave election victory." Everybody's been talking about it under the assumption that things are so bad, that people are so fed up that they're gonna automatically vote for Republicans. That they'll keep the House. That they'll pick up enough seats in the Senate to control it and maybe even blow it out.

    And then Sabato came along yesterday and said, "What wave? I don't see any wave." And then that caused Jim Geraghty at The Campaign Spot at National Review Online -- it's a blog post -- Geraghty said, "Where's the polling data on these Senate races?" There isn't any polling data out there on these Senate races. No wonder nobody's talking about the wave. The media's not doing any polling data on all of these Democrat seats in the Senate that are vulnerable. There's no polling data. That's why there's no report of a wave; the media has stopped polling it.

    Why would they stop polling? Because they don't want to report the results. Why wouldn't they care about that? Why wouldn't they want to report the results? Because the results apparently would not advance the Democrat agenda. You see, polling is not anything related to news. Polling is the creation of news. Polling is all part of advancing the Democrat Party agenda. Polling is designed to either uplift the psychology of the public or to depress the psychology of the public, and in our case, most polling, there are exceptions, but most reports of poll results are designed to depress you.

    While it's a good point, why should anyone care if Republicans manage to win additional seats? What is needed is for more conservatives to win seats, not more Republicans.

  • Joined by Church Leaders, Sensenbrenner Becomes Catholic

    08/28/2014 5:21:38 AM PDT · 22 of 38
    Alex Murphy to Arthur McGowan
    No wonder Dolan is so quiet. He must be mortified to have been invited. A pro-life politician (i.e., a Republican) becoming a Catholic?

    I confess that I don't know anything about Sensenbrenner's voting record - is he pro-life?

  • Don Lemon Defends Sexy Ferguson Audio

    08/27/2014 2:54:12 PM PDT · 7 of 16
    Alex Murphy to Kaslin
    RUSH: Oh, is that why it took over a week, the guy didn't know who to call? CNN's probably walking by the house every day. How many media people were there? This guy is close enough to hear the shots, right? He and his computer are close enough for his computer to pick up the shots, and he can't find a media person. He doesn't know who to call. He doesn't know how to reach them. He apparently can't look out the window that picked up all these shots and see an army of media people out there. He didn't know what to do. So somehow the guy finds CNN....

    ....But now it's today, and it's a different day, and now CNN hosts (such as Michaela Pereira this morning) are asking, "Do you think it's authentic?" She asked two different law enforcement people, and both of those law enforcement people at CNN today think it was a hoax. But, you see, I don't know that CNN is really worried. They got what they wanted out of this yesterday.

    In medical terms, CNN suffers from "premature vociferation".

  • USCCB Loses Its Head

    08/27/2014 2:44:53 PM PDT · 13 of 37
    Alex Murphy to All
    The spiritual (but not religious) Mecca of modernity in the Catholic Church is the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, the headquarters of which would likely be a smoking ruin if we had a God quick to anger rather than slow. The absurdity of this very modern institution is embodied perfectly in their recent USCCB statement on their “Commitment To Dialogue With Muslims.”

    What is the bottom line? They are so committed to dialogue with Muslims, it seems, that they will persevere in useless dialogue until every last one of us Christians is dead.

    PFL

  • 'Cops' Crew Member Killed by Officers While Show Films Armed Robbery (Omaha)

    08/27/2014 12:03:51 PM PDT · 7 of 86
    Alex Murphy to tcrlaf
    A staffer on the long-running television crime show Cops was shot and killed Tuesday night, reportedly by gun fire from local police, while videotaping an armed robbery in progress in Omaha, Nebraska, that also left the suspect dead

    What was being robbed - a pet store?

  • Things I've learned from watching C.O.P.S.

    08/27/2014 12:02:12 PM PDT · 73 of 103
    Alex Murphy to walford
    Things I've learned from watching C.O.P.S.

    Hasbro COPS
    C.O.P.S.: Central Organization of Police Specialists

    "Crime doesn't pay!"

  • Anti-Catholicism (An Op-Ed the NY Times refused to publish)

    08/27/2014 5:58:15 AM PDT · 122 of 128
    Alex Murphy to vladimir998
    The fact that you went hunting for something posted in 2009 rather than actually deal with the logical argument I made relying on basic math shows I was right all along.

    On the contrary, it shows that (among Catholics) Anti-Protestantism is the Last Acceptable Prejudice.

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/27/2014 5:33:14 AM PDT · 119 of 124
    Alex Murphy to Kackikat

    Ping to post 118

  • Anti-Catholicism (An Op-Ed the NY Times refused to publish)

    08/27/2014 5:17:00 AM PDT · 119 of 128
    Alex Murphy to vladimir998; metmom; papertyger; Gamecock
    "I never forget the simple truth: all Protestants are Liberals."

    "By "all Protestants" do you mean any Christian not affiliated with the Catholic Church? "

    I wondered the same thing. The usual definition offered is that Protestant means "not Catholic and not Orthodox", which means we're actually getting this odd, frankly untenable argument:

    "Only Catholics are Conservatives".

    Ping to a thread from 2009, same parties discussing Catholic vs Protestant voting patterns as are discussing it today. We also heard on this 2009 thread that no "real" Catholics voted for Obama.

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 8:11:51 PM PDT · 118 of 124
    Alex Murphy to vladimir998
    There are 165 million Protestants and not all of them can or did vote. I’ll apply the same measuring stick to both: I’ll assume one-third did not or could not vote. If 42% of Protestants voted for Obama (according to PEW), that would be about 46,200,000. That means more than twice as many Protestants voted for Obama than did Catholics. Remember, Obama got 65 million votes.

    At this juncture, it would be helpful if you gave a definition of the term "Protestant".

  • Pope names Philly bishop to head Toledo diocese

    08/26/2014 5:02:15 PM PDT · 7 of 15
    Alex Murphy to Arthur McGowan
    Guilty until proven otherwise.

    PFL

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 4:52:54 PM PDT · 114 of 124
    Alex Murphy to Gamecock; Biggirl; PastorBooks
    I have been in conservative Reformed churches for 20 years now. One thing that always strikes me is that we seem to have more special needs folks, per capita, in our congregations than any other church I have been a member of, visited, etc.

    Why? I am convinced it is for a couple of reasons.

    Our view on the sanctity of life

    and

    Our view of the absolute sovereignty of God. The majority of churches will at least give lip service to this idea, but we really mean it. That gives a lot of comfort to parents in struggling with trying to understand why this happened. To know their special needs children are image bearers, just like other children, is a great source of comfort.

    Amen to that.

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 4:50:26 PM PDT · 112 of 124
    Alex Murphy to vladimir998; metmom; papertyger; Gamecock
    How on earth is stating the fact that some Evangelicals voted for Obama “anti-Protestant”?

    I dunno. How on earth is stating the fact that more Catholics than Protestants voted for Obama “anti-Catholic”?

  • Taking Offense: An Enemy of Truth

    08/26/2014 2:13:20 PM PDT · 3 of 3
    Alex Murphy to Gamecock; metmom; daniel1212; BlueDragon
    Taking offense certifies the modern man as one who cares. If we take offense on behalf of another, we can number ourselves among the sensitive and loving. If we take offense personally, we can brandish a stop sign declaring to all that the offense must cease. In either case, the offending words must stop and the conversation must end.

    I am reminded of a post made about six years ago, in which a Catholic FReeper stated his (her?) opinion that "the commandment to turn another cheek applies when someone is attacking you. When someone is attacking Christ, His Saints, or His Church, we are to strike back because we love God and one another."

  • Why was Stonehenge built? 'Groundbreaking' discovery of 15 new monuments suggests the answer...

    08/26/2014 10:40:06 AM PDT · 10 of 48
    Alex Murphy to BenLurkin; dfwgator
    Beast Wars

    It was meant to function as a signal.

  • In One America, Guns and Diet. In the Other, Cameras and ‘Zoolander.’

    08/26/2014 9:36:20 AM PDT · 6 of 7
    Alex Murphy to mojito
    The Upshot conducted an analysis of every county in the country to determine which were the toughest places to live, based on an index of six factors including income, education and life expectancy. Afterward, we heard from Hal Varian, the chief economist at Google, who suggested looking at how web searches differ on either end of our index. The results, based on a decade of search data, offer a portrait of the very different subjects that occupy the thoughts of richer America and poorer America....

    In the hardest places to live – which include large areas of Kentucky, Arkansas, Maine, New Mexico and Oregon – health problems, weight-loss diets, guns, video games and religion are all common search topics. The dark side of religion is of special interest: Antichrist has the second-highest correlation with the hardest places, and searches containing “hell” and “rapture” also make the top 10....The terms on these lists are relatively common subjects for web searches in one kind of place — and rarely a subject in the other.

    In the easiest places to live, the Canon Elph and other digital cameras dominate the top of the correlation list. Apparently, people in places where life seems good, including Nebraska, Iowa, Wyoming and much of the large metropolitan areas of the Northeast and West Coast, want to record their lives in images.

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 8:15:55 AM PDT · 87 of 124
    Alex Murphy to Biggirl
    In order to bring people to the Lord, you do have to welcome them. It is about welcoming people, even special needs folks.

    Because you framed your response as a "gentle correction", what did you read in(to) my posts that you interpreted as specifically "not welcoming" to the special-needs person?

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 7:47:51 AM PDT · 85 of 124
    Alex Murphy to Biggirl
    For your gentle correction

    What did I say that you believe is incorrect? How does "let the children come to Me" contradict my previous posts?

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/26/2014 5:40:59 AM PDT · 81 of 124
    Alex Murphy to papertyger; PastorBooks
    I honestly don’t believe many low functioning people require the standard “forgiveness.” They are as innocent as babies as far as I can tell, more so in some cases...they aren’t restricted by infant bodies. Just my thought. It won’t hurt my theology either way.

    IMO our theology "predicts" the type of place we make for the mentally disabled among us. As a Calvinist, I believe in Total Depravity, which is to say that every single part of a man has been touched by sin. We sin because we are sinners; if we say that someone does not sin, we are saying that they are not a sinner. David says that he had been a sinner even in his mother's womb (Psalm 51:5). IMO there are no "innocents" of any age that have never sinned.

    There is no corner of creation that has not fallen. To believe this would mean some have no need of the mercy and forgiveness of Christ. Or, as I argued in my previous post, that to believe so is to pronounce that some have a need but due to their infirmities, they do not need to be told of / cannot respond to the grace and mercy and healing of Christ's blood.

  • Pope asked to declare Planned Parenthood an enemy of the Church

    08/25/2014 8:51:10 PM PDT · 4 of 33
    Alex Murphy to reefdiver
    I don’t know why it would have to be declared, they are an enemy
    But if it makes you feel better

    Kinda surprising that it hasn't happened yet.

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/25/2014 8:37:53 PM PDT · 58 of 124
    Alex Murphy to PastorBooks
    I had no idea! Thank you so much!

    It's a topic that has fascinated me for several decades, specifically the question "how does a 'low-functioning' person receive God's forgiveness and grace, if they cannot confess with their lips?"

    The came-at-it-sideways answer that I found to that question came from Matthew 5:22b:

    ...whoever insults his brother will be liable to the council; and whoever says, ‘You fool!’ will be liable to the hell of fire
    Why is calling someone a "fool" worse than insulting them? Why would the name-caller be liable to Hell, for what appears to be just another insult? As I explored the verse, I found that accusing someone of being a fool was to pronounce them incapable of being regenerate and incapable of making good decisions. In other words, calling someone a "fool" was making an eternal judgment against them: declaring that there is some minimum physical/mental condition that a person must possess and exercise in order to be forgiven/saved.

    Chew on that for awhile, as it speaks directly to how we "normals" should conduct ministry and evangelism (and thus Corrie ten Boom's book).

  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/25/2014 8:03:43 PM PDT · 37 of 124
    Alex Murphy to PastorBooks
    I am working toward starting a church specifically for the disabled. I just started another thread so I need to keep checking that one, but I’m going to come back to this discussion when I can.

    If you weren't aware of it before, I highly recommend Corrie Ten Boom's short book on that very subject, Common Sense Not Needed. She also mentions it in her book The Hiding Place

    "Your other activities, Miss ten Boom. What would you like to tell me about them?"
    "Other activities? Oh, you mean - you want to know about my church for mentally retarded people!" and I plunged into an eager account of my efforts at preaching to the feeble-minded.
    The lieutenant's eyebrows rose higher and higher. "What a waste of time and energy!" he exploded at last. "If you want converts, surely one normal person is worth all the half-wits in the world!"
    I stared into the man's intelligent blue-gray eyes: true National-Socialist philosophy I thought, tulip bed or no. And then to my astonishment I heard my own voice saying boldy, "May I tell you the truth, Lieutenant Rahms?"
    "This hearing, Miss ten Boom, is predicated on the assumption that you will do me that honor."
    "The truth, sir," I said, swallowing, "is that God's viewpoint is sometimes different from ours - so different that we could not even guess at it unless He had given us a Book which tells us such things."
    I knew it was madness to talk this way to a Nazi officer. But he said nothing so I plunged ahead. "In the Bible I learn that God values us not for our strength or our brains but simply because He has made us. Who knows, in His eyes a half-wit may be worth more than a watchmaker. Or - a lieutenant."
  • The Hardest Place for Us to Take Our Special Needs Child? Our Church

    08/25/2014 7:52:27 PM PDT · 28 of 124
    Alex Murphy to Morgana
    The mother should have taken her son to the Pentecostal church down the street, there the son could have hit his tambourine and fit right in.

    The thread material was great. Then someone decided the thread needed a slam against non-Catholics.

  • Martin Luther's Devotion to Mary

    08/25/2014 7:33:26 PM PDT · 136 of 256
    Alex Murphy to ebb tide; Gamecock; metmom
    (Apoc: 9:1-3) Devout Catholic Scriptural commentators for the past 500 years have seen in this vision a prediction of Luther and his Protestant Revolt.

    In other words, they offered a personal interpretation nearly 1500 years after the Holy Spirit inspired that scripture?

  • USCCB Committee Reaffirms Commitment to Dialogue with Muslims

    08/25/2014 10:12:08 AM PDT · 2 of 10
    Alex Murphy to All
    The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs has strongly reaffirmed its commitment to engage in dialogue with Muslims.

    Surprise, surprise.

  • An Open Letter to the False Church

    08/25/2014 8:56:59 AM PDT · 2 of 24
    Alex Murphy to Kaslin
    Let’s define the terms:

    The church: The body of Christ – those regenerate, sanctified Christ followers who have sincerely called upon the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, King of the universe, Creator, soul saver and sole savior of mankind, and have been forgiven, redeemed and saved by grace. The church recognizes God’s holy word as infallible, unchanging and eternal. The terms “orthodox,” “conservative,” “fundamentalist” or “Religious Right” are sometimes used pejoratively by those outside the church (and at times from within) in an effort to undermine the church and water down the word of God. The church is hated by the world because the world first hated Christ and, as such, must suffer persecution.

    The false church: The body of self-identified Christians who may, or may not, have begun the process of sanctification through belief upon and acceptance of Christ. The false church either rejects the infallibility of scripture outright, or seeks to rationalize and radically “reform,” revise or reinterpret scripture to justify sin. False-church apostates are Olympic caliber mental and exegetical gymnasts who systemically call good that which the word of God calls evil. They imagine many paths to God and hold that the Holy-Spirit-inspired men used of God to record the Holy Scriptures were, truth be told, rather uninspired after all. Thus, our apostate friends attempt to satisfy their spiritual hunger with Christianity à la carte, taking that which is palatable and leaving behind those bitter morsels given to curb the carnal appetites. The false church is loved by the world and can be summed by its central doctrine, coined long ago by its founding father, which is this: “Did God really say?”

    PFL

  • WATCH: See Secret Tunnels in al Capone's Favorite Chicago Bar

    08/25/2014 8:52:41 AM PDT · 7 of 13
    Alex Murphy to BenLurkin; dfwgator

    "...unlocking mysteries of Al Capone's glove compartment..."
  • New Finds Reveal Fully-Human Neandertal

    08/25/2014 7:48:52 AM PDT · 13 of 62
    Alex Murphy to fishtank
    Were they found near what the government describes as unexploded WWII ordinance?

  • Implanted antenna turns man into cyborg that can hear colors

    08/25/2014 7:44:03 AM PDT · 16 of 33
    Alex Murphy to null and void

    "....It's beautiful...."
  • How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)

    08/24/2014 8:12:24 PM PDT · 14 of 67
    Alex Murphy to CharlesOConnell
    Whether it be your closet or office desk, excess things in your surroundings can have a negative impact on your ability to focus and process information. That’s exactly what neuroscientists at Princeton University found when they looked at people’s task performance in an organized versus disorganized environment. The results of the study showed that physical clutter in your surroundings competes for your attention, resulting in decreased performance and increased stress.

    A team of UCLA researchers recently observed 32 Los Angeles families and found that all of the mothers’ stress hormones spiked during the time they spent dealing with their belongings. Similar to what multitasking does to your brain, physical clutter overloads your senses, making you feel stressed, and impairs your ability to think creatively.

    Ping to read THOROUGHLY

  • Martin Luther's Devotion to Mary

    08/24/2014 7:53:09 PM PDT · 29 of 256
    Alex Murphy to ebb tide; NKP_Vet; cloudmountain; metmom; Gamecock; daniel1212; BlueDragon
    Martin Luther was a heretic and a tool of Satan. 

    If the man was a tool of Satan, maybe his belief in the perpetual virginity of Mary was part of Satan's doing.

  • Robots could murder us out of KINDNESS unless they are taught the value of human life

    08/22/2014 11:54:15 AM PDT · 23 of 55
    Alex Murphy to dennisw
    Future generations could be exterminated by Terminator-style robots unless machines are taught the value of human life. This is the stark warning made by Amsterdam-based engineer Nell Watson, who believes droids could kill humans out of both malice and kindness.

    Old Glory Insurance, for when the metal ones decide to come for you. And they will.

  • Bender Shuts Down New Haven Line

    08/22/2014 10:55:18 AM PDT · 6 of 16
    Alex Murphy to Rodamala
    On June 20 Metro-North's New Haven Line was shut down for nearly three hours as a result of a junior high student's cardboard robot having been left on an overhead bridge near the Metro-North station at Fairfield, CT. At About 5:30 a.m., a town street sweeper saw it and alerted the Fairfield police who, in turn called in MTA police and a State Police bomb squad and helicopter to seal off nearby streets and investigate; this action also caused M-NR to suspend service. It took the investigators nearly three hourse to realize that the "suspicious object" was merely a homemade model of Bender -- a cardboard figure with a clock face and comical angry eyes and grin featured on the Comedy Central Show Futurama. The student had left the figure behind by accident and did not intend any harm.

    The cardboard robot:

  • Apple, Google Are Jumping Into Health Care. Is Amazon Next?

    08/22/2014 10:49:52 AM PDT · 4 of 7
    Alex Murphy to Citizen Zed
    Thanks for holding, the doctor will chat with you now. Hello, I am Dr. Raj...

    "Please place your index finger on the patented Touch ID sensor located in the Home Button of your iPhone 6, and I will begin my diagnosis. I'm sorry - you don't own an iPhone 6? No health care for you!"

  • Race-Based Justice

    08/22/2014 10:47:21 AM PDT · 2 of 9
    Alex Murphy to Kaslin
    As for Gov. Nixon, he revealed his closed mind by demanding the "vigorous prosecution" of a cop who has not even been charged and by calling repeatedly for "justice for [Brown's] family" but not Wilson's.

    PFL

  • Obama and 'History

    08/22/2014 10:45:08 AM PDT · 7 of 11
    Alex Murphy to Kaslin
    "History" is not an actor with a point of view and a direction. You cannot be on its "wrong" side. Progressives tend to believe that the world is evolving, through some unseen but inexorable force, toward greater peace, equality, prosperity and justice. The great task for a leader of the United States, Obama appears to believe, is to get out of history's way. That's why it's a good idea to reduce our army to its smallest size since 1940, and to reduce the Marines by 8 percent. According to the American Thinker, the Army chief of staff recently testified that due to cutbacks in training funds, 75 percent of our forces are not combat ready. Apparently that's OK, because according to the words of Martin Luther King Jr., which Obama had embroidered into the Oval Office rug, "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice."

    It doesn't bend towards justice. It bends towards judgment.

  • Picture Information Extractor 6.7

    08/22/2014 8:12:35 AM PDT · 10 of 16
    Alex Murphy to SWAMPSNIPER
    PIE is an unique picture browser and viewer with exquisite photo metadata and file renaming features. It extracts EXIF, XMP and IPTC from JPG, TIF and RAW files and makes it available in a convenient and welcoming interface.

    One part of the EXIF header is standardized and contains information such as date and time pictures were taken, shutter speed and aperture or whether the flash was used. But a lot of information such as program mode, white balance settings or lens data, is stored in the Makernote block, which is proprietary and can usually only be read with special software from the camera maker. PIE, however, contains the most extensive Makernote database on the market. With one single tool, you can review pictures with all the metadata from almost any camera.

    Interesting. PFL

  • Pope phones family of slain U.S. journalist

    08/22/2014 6:28:57 AM PDT · 4 of 6
    Alex Murphy to Welchie25

    “Is your refrigerator running?” ping

  • How To Shrink Your Church In One Easy Step

    08/22/2014 5:28:30 AM PDT · 7 of 30
    Alex Murphy to SeekAndFind; Gamecock
  • Vacuum Ban To Outlaw Most Powerful Cleaners

    08/22/2014 5:04:03 AM PDT · 32 of 85
    Alex Murphy to TADSLOS
    Well, that sucks.

    That's the only response that matters.

  • Pope Francis hints he might one day retire

    08/21/2014 8:44:18 PM PDT · 21 of 26
    Alex Murphy to Arthur McGowan
    Salivating....I am speaking only of retirement, not death.

    I figured that's what you meant :)

  • Pope Francis hints he might one day retire

    08/21/2014 8:21:18 PM PDT · 18 of 26
    Alex Murphy to Jeff Chandler
    I shouldn't laugh.

    Certainly not with a mouthful of crackers.

  • Tim Keller - Reason for God - The Veritas Forum

    08/21/2014 6:36:33 PM PDT · 4 of 13
    Alex Murphy to Gamecock

    Redeemer Presbyterian Church ping!