Daily Archives: 14 August 14, 2007

50 religious insights from George Bush

George W. Bush talks to God but he also talks about God. Here are his top 50 quotes about religion, the Almighty, and putting words into God’s mouth. 1. I am driven with a mission from God. God would tell … Continue reading

1 Comment

Religion beat became a test of faith

A reporter looks at how the stories he covered affected him and his spiritual journey. WHEN Times editors assigned me to the religion beat, I believed God had answered my prayers. As a serious Christian, I had cringed at some … Continue reading

2 Comments

McDonald’s Double Pounder

Comments Off

Internal Bra

It may not sound kosher but Israeli researchers are using pigs to test an innovative technology they say will replace cosmetic breast surgery. But we’ll get back to that later. The MIM technique (Minimally Invasive Mastopexy), developed by the startup … Continue reading

1 Comment

Poor Kid

A 11-year-old boy has hair growing all over his face and body, a rare medical anomaly. And doctors say that laser treatment or plastic surgery is the only way out. Prithviraj Patil, son of a well-to-do farmer in Sangalwadi near … Continue reading

Comments Off

Dying trend: Burials are out, so cemetery hopes it can cash in

Consumers are choosing cremation over burial. That slow, steady change in the market — in the works for several decades — has cemeteries scrambling for new ways to turn a profit or ensure they can pay for future maintenance. In … Continue reading

Comments Off

The Sorted Books Project

The Sorted Books project began in 1993 years ago and is ongoing. The project has taken place in many different places over the years, ranging form private homes to specialized public book collections. The process is the same in every … Continue reading

Comments Off

Camoflaged Bibles are Popular in the South

An on-line outdoor retailer in the United States is selling camouflaged Bibles, a curious product which says a lot about American culture. “Our NIV (New International Version) Bible in Realtree camo is our best selling item, followed closely by our … Continue reading

Comments Off

2008 Presidential Race – Contributions from Selected Industries

A total of 18 industries to choose from. Link

Comments Off

Let Them Sing It For You

I’ve already spent wayyyy to much time on this site.  Talk about hours of fun. This website will sing whatever you type using real sound clips from popular songs.  It’s fun when you recognize where the song comes from. Link … Continue reading

Comments Off

Judge a Book by its Cover

A librarian that judges the covers of books. Link For those of you who don’t know, I work in a public library. I see literally thousands of books every week; the good, the bad, and the truly hideous. These are … Continue reading

Comments Off

Shirt.Woot!

I visit Woot.com daily.  They only sell one product a day, and the product changes at midnight.  It’s a neat little concept. But today I found Shirt.Woot!.  Same concept, but with shirts.

Comments Off