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  • Are Rabbinic Interpretations of the Bible Accurate?

    04/21/2014 4:54:57 PM PDT · by Jandy on Genesis · 44 replies
    Biblical Anthropology ^ | April 19, 2014 | Alice C. Linsley
    Misunderstanding can result from the mechanical reproduction of previously published ideas either because those ideas are taken out of context or because they are based on factual errors. The way authors sort and select data, without verifying the source or checking the facts, leads to distorted interpretations. This problem must be anticipated in Bible interpretation where it is common to rely on what the rabbis have written. As the Bible is viewed as a Jewish religious text, it is natural to seek rabbinic guidance. Christians tend to read the Old Testament through rabbinic sources. Many pastors use commentaries written by...
  • Are baby's born to illegals US Citizens?

    02/01/2014 8:34:39 AM PST · by Yooperman · 90 replies
    Amendment 14 - Citizenship Rights 1. All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside. No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws. I say NO. The illegal mothers are not subject to the jurisdiction of the...
  • Group of 4 become first women to complete Marine Corps infantry combat training school

    11/20/2013 4:15:34 PM PST · by Responsibility2nd · 66 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 11/20/2013 | By Philip Caulfield
    Don't let their sweet smiles fool you; this is a fearsome foursome of trained killers. This cheery selfie shows the first group of women to complete the Marine Corps' infantry combat training, a grueling 59-day course that preps Marines for war. Fifteen women began the training at Camp Lejeune, N.C., on Sept. 24, but only Harlee (Rambo) Bradford, who snapped the pic, and her grinning crew made it through, CNN reported.    
  • Vanity...In Light of the "Concerns" Spawned by the Arizona Shootings, Has Anyone Noticed NPR's logo?

    01/13/2011 1:25:24 PM PST · by RavenATB · 31 replies
    Vanity | today | Me
    NPR's logo has a crosshairs over the "P"...

    10/20/2005 8:40:00 PM PDT · by nitejohnboy · 219 replies · 8,942+ views
    John Bachelor Show | 21 Oct 05 | Opinion Journal
    Opinion Journal story embargoed til 12:00m.
  • Harvard axes HS student

    07/13/2003 6:45:20 AM PDT · by Jimmy Valentine · 19 replies · 348+ views
    New York Post ^ | July 12, 2003 | Cynthia R. Fagen
    A Harvard-bound New Jersey teenager who successfully sued her high school because she wanted to be the sole valedictorian at graduation has been dumped by the Ivy League university, apparently for plagiarism. Blair Hornstein, 18, was back in the limelight yesterday after a Harvard admission review board revoked her acceptance into the freshman 2007 class, The Harvard Crimson reported. According to Harvard admission rules, a student’s acceptance can be revoked “if you engage in behavior” that brings into question your honesty, maturity, or moral character.” Questions were raised about Hornstein’s suitability when she was caught plagiarizing extensively from materials published...
  • Boston fury at Senator's St Patrick's Day charade

    03/15/2003 4:48:52 PM PST · by MadIvan · 58 replies · 631+ views
    The Sunday Telegraph ^ | March 16, 2003 | Julian Coman
    For a Boston politician chasing the presidency, St Patrick's Day in America's most Irish city should be an opportunity too good to miss, especially if his name is Kerry. Yet when the 102nd St Patrick's Day Parade begins this afternoon, Senator John Kerry will not be there. Senator John Kerry The Massachusetts senator, who announced that he would seek the Democratic nomination late last year, has decided he will be campaigning in California at the weekend after it emerged that his ancestors were not Irish, but Austrian. South Boston, the city's Irish quarter, is struggling to reconcile this new information...
  • {Break...} Iraq, U.N. Agree on Arms Inspector Visits (with conditions)

    07/31/2002 9:40:16 AM PDT · by epluribus_2 · 23 replies · 479+ views
    SFTRNN ^ | 1-Aug-2002 | Edward Pluribus, II
    (New York, 1-Aug SFTRNN) United Nations Sec. General Koffi Annan announced this evening that Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Azziz has accepted revised proposals for the return of U.N. weapon inspection teams to verify Iraqi claims that the country no longer has weapons of mass destruction and has no ongoing ability to research or manufacture them. Responding to Iraqi concerns over the composition of the team and possible inspection activity that might unfairly undermine the countries sovereignity and security rights, Annan had modified original proposals a number of times until final agreement was reached today. Among the key requirements Iraq demanded...