The Challenge of 911

A word to the wise and food for thought | MercatorNet: The challenge of 9/11 The West needs to re-moralise itself, or it will continue down a path of cultural weakness and decline.  


Chihuahua Mamas – Chihuahua Blog – Small Dog Blog | Chihuahua Stories & Pictures, Small Dog Clothing & Product Reviews, Raising a Chihuahua | Chihuahua's are cool ! This blog actually has little to do with chihuahuas but I have always liked them and other "micro dogs". Right now we have a Pomeranian/Chihuahua mix and … Continue reading Chihuahua….

Alzheimer’s research….

Prevention of Alzheimer's Can Alzheimer's be prevented? It's a question that continues to intrigue researchers and fuel new investigations. There are no clear cut answers yet — partially due to the need for more large-scale studies — but promising research is under way. The Alzheimer's Association continues to fund studies exploring the influence of mental … Continue reading Alzheimer’s research….


Experimental Theology: On the Varieties of Wonder, Awe, and Radical Amazement The fact that you and I are here at all fills me with radical amazement.

Bad religion…

When Religion Kills: The Narco-Traffickers of the Borderlands | (A)theologies | Religion Dispatches In Mexico a group of narco-traffickers now identify themselves in the Christian tradition, calling themselves the Knights Templar of Michoacan (KTM), an organization that morphed from the fragments of an earlier incarnation, La Familia Michoacana (LFM). This born-again gang (members were initiated as if … Continue reading Bad religion…

mundane relics…..

The 9/11 Decade - Feeling the Power of Mundane Relics - After the roar, after the first ground-trembling collapse sent clouds of pulverized matter billowing through Lower Manhattan, a man paused from his hurried retreat to take in a world now coated with the dust of uncertain gray. For reasons he still cannot explain, … Continue reading mundane relics…..

an update….

Was up way too late last night, got a late start this morning. A manly brunch at Bob's followed by some lurking and loitering. Got a flu shot at Wally World. Now home alone with the dogs.....

Evolving web….

The evolution of the web The web today is a growing universe of interlinked web pages and web apps, teeming with videos, photos, and interactive content. What the average user doesn't see is the interplay of web technologies and browsers that makes all this possible.