Daily Archives: April 13, 2012

The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships 13

I’m still reading The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships, by Temple Grandin and Sean Barron.  In my latest reading, Sean said some things with which I identified. Sean talked about when he was taking piano lessons and he wanted the … Continue reading

Posted in Asperger's, Autism, Social Skills

A Contract with the Earth 13

For my write-up today on A Contract with the Earth, by Newt Gingrich and Terry Maple, I’ll highlight a couple of points from pages 121-122. 1.  On page 121, Newt and Maple refer to a TV ad from the Chesapeake … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Environment, Political Philosophy, Politics

Nature Is Automatically Submissive

On page 144 of Natural Law in Judaism, David Novak refers to Sifre Devarim no. 31/end when he makes the statement that, according to Jewish liturgy, “the historical/political order will be ruled by God then as the physical natural/order is … Continue reading

Posted in Rabbinics, Religion