Daily Archives: March 1, 2012

Davy Jones on My Two Dads

Many people know that Davy Jones was on The Brady Bunch.  He was on one episode of the series, and he was also in The Brady Bunch Movie.  But did you know that he also was in two episodes of … Continue reading

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For Women’s History Month: Backlash, by Susan Faludi

March is Women’s History Month!  And, for Women’s History Month of 2012, I’ll be reading and blogging through Susan Faludi’s 1991 book, Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women. I read bits of pieces of this book even when I … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Women's History Month

Meier on Jesus’ Birth, Language, Literacy, and Manliness

I have four items for my write-up today on volume 1 of John Meier’s A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus. 1.  Meier discusses the question of whether or not there was a rumor among Jews that Jesus was born … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Religion