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

Posted in Candidates, George W. Bush, Health, Health Care, Political Philosophy, Politics

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

Posted in Asperger's, Autism, Social Skills

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

Posted in Bible, Questions, Rabbinics, Religion | 2 Comments