Daily Archives: March 1, 2010

Phyllis Schlafly’s Positive Woman 1, Evasive Josephus, Hard to Translate, El the Boss, Complexity

1.  March is National Women’s History Month.  For this, I’ll be reading and blogging through Phyllis Schlafly’s 1977 classic, The Power of the Positive Woman.  Phyllis Schafly is a conservative activist who, in the 1970’s, led a movement that helped … Continue reading

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Pursuit of Happyness, Tragedy, Cosmic Power, El and Homer, Philosopher Priest on Homosexuality

1.  For Black History Month today, I watched The Pursuit of Happyness, a 2006 film starring Will Smith and his son, Jaden.  Will Smith played Chris Gardner, whom wikipedia describes as “on-and-off-homeless salesman-turned stockbroker.”  And Jaden plays Chris’ young son, … Continue reading

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