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Again with the god problem at the Wailing Wall

Source: Israel Faces Uproar Abroad as Netanyahu Yields to Ultra-Orthodox Jews – The New York Times Always a bad idea for politicians to yield to fundamentalist cults: it’s always part of the war against women. Which is the primary force … Continue reading

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O beautiful for spacious skies…

You’ve probably read all these news events in the past week, but for me–devoted as I am to time lines because they reveal patterns in reality–Harper’s Weekly Review summarizes this week’s facts of life perfectly: A Democrat in Iowa withdrew … Continue reading

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Did you know god gets pissed if you defame him? In Ireland?

Maybe you’ve heard about this insanely hilarious business, in which Stephen Fry, the brilliant British Renaissance man (and the best Jeeves), has been criminally attacked by Ireland, the Country for…saying bad things about god. And using the small “g”. Anyhow, … Continue reading

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