Monthly Archives: November 2010

Language

Language is the beautiful complex system by which we communicate, disseminate, aggravate, create, use for hate, and allow to abrogate. See how cool language is? One can, not only present a meaning, or piece of information, but can do it … Continue reading

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Archaeology

Time is both the friend and enemy of archaeologist. The friend because there are so many interesting things of the past preserved for study. The enemy because politicians, governments, corporations, public and private citizens always put a time frame on … Continue reading

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When do we say, this has gone too far?

http://dontscan.us/scans.html Okay, I was going to keep my opinion to myself about all this. I wasn’t going to even talk about it, but it has gotten out of hand. What is the reasoning behind the pressure to use this backscatter … Continue reading

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Festivals and celebrations of lights, lamps or lanterns

So, tonight was the full moon. It’s called a blue moon, not for blue color, or because it is the second full moon in a month. No, its blue because it is the third moon of four of fall just … Continue reading

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Hello? Is this thing on?

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it. ~Albert Einstein   This is your Wake-Up Call! It seems people today are … Continue reading

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Tigers!

My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.  ~Thomas Paine The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out. ~Thomas Babington Macaulay Tigers are … Continue reading

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Is the world becoming more misogynistic?

*WARNING: This journal will be discussing a theme in a mature way that may not be suitable for children or those that are made uncomfortable by violent crimes in the news. “All that is necessary for evil to succeed is … Continue reading

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