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  • An Idle Computer Is the Lord's Workshop

    03/27/2007 11:11:11 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 5 replies · 438+ views
    TCS Daily ^ | 26 Mar 2007 | Michael Fumento
    Sony's PS3 not only entertains but also cures cancer Use your Playstation 3 to help science PlayStation's serious side: Fighting disease Perhaps you've seen headlines like these. Fascinating, huh? And they're all true - but only to a point and one that obscures something far more important. The process by which Sony's new game console is going to help fight disease has been around for years and this very moment (or rather, when you finish this article) you can become a part of this effort making use not of something you almost certainly don't have but rather something you do...
  • Bill Gates' Planned-Parenthood-President Dad Inspired Pro-Abort Funding

    06/28/2006 3:30:17 PM PDT · by Frank T · 65 replies · 1,230+ views
    LifeSite ^ | May 9, 2003 | unattributed
    NEW YORK, May 9, 2003 ( - In a lengthy interview with Bill Moyers released today, Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates reveals the inspiration for his funding of pro-abortion population control measures. Responding to a question by Moyers on how he came to fund "reproductive issues" Gates answered, "When I was growing up, my parents were always involved in various volunteer things. My dad was head of Planned Parenthood. And it was very controversial to be involved with that. And so it's fascinating. At the dinner table my parents are very good at sharing the things that they were doing. And...
  • Ford Has a Better Idea: One Nation Under Allah (Religion of Peace Alert)

    12/30/2003 5:16:48 PM PST · by Jacob Kell · 9 replies · 1,164+ views ^ | December 30, 2003 | Alyssa A. Lappen
    This is the first in a series of articles FrontPage Magazine will present on the misdeeds of the Ford Foundation. A recent, disturbing editorial in the Wall Street Journal has scratched the surface of this heavily funded, tax-exempt, politically leftist organization. We hope to continue to expose Ford's sponsorship of far-Left causes in the days to come. -- The Editors. To most Americans, it may seem unlikely that the U.S. Constitution could -- or should -- ever be revised to conform to strict Islamic law. But an educational program funded by the Ford Foundation has explored that very possibility, challenging...
  • Twelve to Be Inducted Into Women's Hall (of Fame)

    10/08/2003 6:36:28 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 3 replies · 161+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | 4 October 2003 | Ben Dobbin
    SENECA FALLS, N.Y. - Mildred Robbins Leet is an unusual philanthropist. She's not wealthy. And for 25 years, she's given away just $50 at a time. AP Photo But her "micro grants" have helped transform tens of thousands of lives around the globe. They buy fishing rods or frying pans, a farm animal, a sewing machine or a barrel of seeds, enabling "the poorest of the poor" to launch their own businesses. Leet is among 12 women inducted Saturday into the National Women's Hall of Fame. The hall was established in 1969 in this village in western New York where...