Daily Archives: April 14, 2012

Question About the Talpiot Controversy

I started following the Talpiot tomb(s) controversy a few days ago.  I know, I’m late!  Sometimes, the biblioblogging controversies interest me.  Sometimes, they don’t.  And, sometimes, something is thrown in my face enough times that I just have to see … Continue reading

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A Contract with the Earth 14: The Muir-Pinchot Debate

On page 130 of A Contract with the Earth, Newt Gingrich and Terry Maple say the following: “The current debate about park management mirrors the Muir-Pinchot debate that arose during Teddy Roosevelt’s presidency and continued for many years while Gifford … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Environment, Political Philosophy, Politics

Psalm 72

For my weekly quiet time this week, I will blog about Psalm 72 and its interpreters.  I have four items. 1.  Peake’s Commentary on the Bible‘s treatment of Psalm 72 intrigued me.  It states: “The king is to be just, … Continue reading

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The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships 14

In my reading of The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships, Temple Grandin and Sean Barron talk about not being afraid to try and make mistakes in the area of social skills. Temple says that her Mom encouraged her to build … Continue reading

Posted in Asperger's, Autism, Social Skills