Daily Archives: 17 September 17, 2009

Online Office Hours Tackles ‘New Testament in the News’ Sept. 18

Duke University religion professor Mark Goodacre will hold an online “Office Hours” conversation at noon Friday, Sept. 18, on the Duke Ustream channel. He will discuss how the New Testament is used — accurately or not — in popular media, … Continue reading

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Every dad enjoys coming home and hugging the kids . . .

Even the president of the United States. More pics

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30 Dumb Inventions

Baby Cage, 1937 A nanny supervising a baby suspended in a wire cage attached to the outside of a high tenement block window. The cages were distributed to members of the Chelsea Baby Club in London who have no gardens, … Continue reading

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Beethoven 5th Symphony (graphical score animation)

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Texas rejects new trial for killer despite affair between judge and prosecutor

The question of whether a romantic relationship between a judge and prosecutor is unfair won’t be decided by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. The issue in the capital murder case of Charles Dean Hood roiled the legal community last … Continue reading

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Biggest U.S. churches ‘contemporary, evangelical’

Two new reports on the size and strength of American congregations present contrasting pictures of church life today. The October issue of Outreach magazine is all about growth. It lists the 100 largest U.S. churches, based on attendance statistics gathered … Continue reading

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First Roller Coaster Ride

It picks up after the first minute where you see his first reaction.

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Bag of Randomness

That’s the cutest dog dressed up as an Ewok I’ve ever seen. There’s a mother-son dance in Frisco next month for boys ages 4-12.  I have a feeling most boys will dread this event no matter how much they love … Continue reading

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