Archive For The “News” Category

Sochi Olympics

By | February 7, 2014

Interesting watching Olympics in Russia for the first time I can remember. What is more, you get quite a refresher in geography watching all the athletes from different countries march in. This is the first time Russia has hosted them since 1980, when they hosted the summer Olympics, but they were boycotted by most countries […]

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The World is Still Here

By | December 21, 2012

Here is look at some of the treading images for this most recent doomsday prediction which are making the rounds of social media today. Many are quite funny, but it is also important to keep in mind that though it is fun to joke about how the end of the world didn’t come today, that […]

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The End of the World is Near or is it?

By | December 20, 2012

Many have suggested that the end of the world will come tomorrow when the Mayan long count calendar ends on December 21, 2012. However, many groups are also increasingly starting to hedge their bets, based on a more recently discovered Mayan calendar. Some are suggesting that they will simply receive greater power from the magnetic […]

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Tragedy in Newtown, CT

By | December 14, 2012

Horrible news today, very hard to watch the response to the elementary school in Newtown CT that was just too late to stop it. This is just too close to home. This is much too soon to be writing about another shooting, but yet the unthinkable has happened. 20 children and 7 adults were killed […]

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12/12/12 The Last Triple Date of the Century!

By | December 12, 2012

Today is just another day, but for some it is more than that. Once a year for the past 11 years we have had a triplicate date, and I actually wrote about one of those days here, but have not tackled any of them since. In many ways 12 and 7 are similar. However, seven […]

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Doomsday Preppers Focus on Physical Prepping, but Where is The Spiritual Prepping?

By | December 11, 2012

Since the ancient times people have been keenly aware of a coming doomsday, whether it be the Mayans, Aztecs, Egyptians, Persians, Chinese or the Bible they all agree that this world will end someday. Science is now also in agreement that the world will end one day, although, many scientist still hold to incomprehensibly large […]

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A Truly Dark Premiere of “The Dark Knight Rises”.

By | July 20, 2012

Recently the topic of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie was brought up in a devotional.  It was brought up by young adult in an attempt to find common ground with some students.  The movie seemed a poor introduction to a Bible study, because it was such a temporal thing, and that point was subsequently made.  Recently a murderous attack […]

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The Life of Steve Jobs

By | November 5, 2011

It has been said that those with the greatest genius also have the greatest demons. This is because they usually have an all or nothing approach, and much greater amplitude in all they do. The very drive that enabled them to reach the pinnacle also enables them to more easily sink into the abyss. Steve […]

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New Stealth Helicopter

By | May 6, 2011

The latest talk on the bin Laden raid has been a supposedly new stealth helicopter that was use by the Navy Seals during the raid. While it is not all that surprising in many respects that we may have a new stealth helicopter. The surprising thing is that it has been kept a secret until […]

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Photos of Osama bin Laden’s Body Will Not be Released!

By | May 4, 2011

So I just received emails from both the Washington Post and ABC News Indicating that President Obama said on 60 Minutes he is not going to release the pictures of Osama bin Laden. One can’t help but wonder why this is. It must be assumed if he is not intending to release photographs there must […]

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