Daily Archives: August 17, 2013

Life of Pi (the Movie)

I watched Life of Pi last night, and I rewatched parts of it this morning.  Life of Pi was a reward-winning movie that was released in 2012, and it is based on a 2001 book by Yann Martel.  It is … Continue reading

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Nixon Reconsidered 1

I started Joan Hoff’s Nixon Reconsidered.  I first heard of this book when I was in high school.  I believe it was in 1994, when the book came out.  I had a subscription to the rather conservative Insight magazine (which … Continue reading

Posted in History, john birch society, Life, Political Philosophy, Politics

Psalm 121

For my weekly quiet time post today, I’ll be talking about Psalm 121.  I have three items. 1.  I’d like to share two pieces of music about Psalm 121: see here and here.  The first is Susan Ashton’s “Psalm 121.”  … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Music, Psalms, Religion, Weekly Quiet Time