Mandela funeral a celebration of evil by a cast of characters who represent the worst our world offers today
By Elvira Fernandez Hasty Full Story
President Obama seemed happy to greet Raul Castro at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela in South Africa. The video shows him talking in a friendly manner and, it even looked like he was bowing.
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Hawaii Health Director Loretta Fuddy dies in small plane crash
By Doug Hagmann Full Story
Loretta Fuddy, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, reportedly died due to injuries she received in the crash of a small commuter plane shortly before 4:00 p.m. local time Wednesday, December 11, 2013. Confirmation of her death occurred at approximately 8:00 p.m. local time (1:00 a.m. Eastern time The plane crash occurred about a half-mile off shore of the north shore of Molokai, shortly after taking off from Kalaupapa, Emergency officials responding to the crash site reported seeing eight people floating in the water wearing life vests.).
The ability to learn from and build upon the experience of others is the seedbed of innovation and the font of discovery
Liberty Makes Ignorance Necessary
By Dr. Robert R. Owens Full Story
If we knew everything in the past and the future there would be little need for freedom. If we could accurately know all that preceded our fleeting moment upon life’s stage, if we could know all the consequences of our present desires, and if we could know what we would desire in the future we could then chart a course to perfection without any detours and so freedom of action would be unnecessary and central-planning would make sense.
"I WROTE DREAMS!!! Read p 197 198 of Public Enemy. I wrote it, but nobody believes me." Bill
A private e-mail admission by Bill Ayers
By Doug Hagmann Full Story
The plot of a film noir of a half-century ago consisted of an unassuming man confessing to police his involvement in a number of murders in London while each remained unsolved. The murders took place over a period of a few months and were ostensibly performed at the hands of a serial killer.
Yes, America, we do have a dictator, and thanks to some Republicans his path to power has been made that much easier
Yes, America, We Have A Dictator
By Paula Helton Full Story
In 1987 a little 8-year-old girl named Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the Editor of the New York Sun asking “Is there a Santa Claus?”. It seems some of her friends had told her there was no Santa Claus. A Sun newsman named Francis Pharcellus Church penned a response that was printed in the form of an editorial on September 21, 1897, assuring Virginia that indeed there is a Santa Claus.