Daily Archives: April 26, 2012

Newt Gingrich’s Saving Lives & Saving Money 4

I have two items for my write-up today on Newt Gingrich’s Saving Lives & Saving Money: Transforming Health and Healthcare. 1.  On pages 73-74, Newt talks about childhood nutrition.  He laments that “School lunches…contribute to instilling unhealthy eating habits in … Continue reading

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The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships 26

In my latest reading of The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships, Sean Barron tells a story about when he walked into the recording studio where his parents worked and made a social mistake.  Sean was in a bad mood because … Continue reading

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Spiritual Children; Tithe in Judaism; Divine Retribution or Time and Chance?

I started Rabbi Joseph Telushkin’s A Code of Jewish Ethics, volume 1: You Shall Be Holy.  I won’t be doing this book justice in my write-ups about it, since it has so much in it: ancient and modern stories, personal … Continue reading

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