Daily Archives: August 8, 2013

4 Mexicans in a boat

U.S. Navy destroyer stops four Mexicans rowing towards Texas . The Captain gets on the loud-hailer and shouts, “Ahoy, small craft. Where are you headed?” One of the Mexicans puts down his oar, stands up, and shouts, “We are invading … Continue reading

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Voter ID trial in Pa

I had no idea this was going on. http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Lawyers-sum-up-their-cases-in-Pa-voter-ID-trial-4700147.php Lawyers sum up their cases in Pa. voter ID trial By PETER JACKSON, Associated Press Updated 1:14 pm, Thursday, August 1, 2013 HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The 12-day trial over Pennsylvania’s … Continue reading

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer, A Saint for Today

Originally posted on Broken Believers:
Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) is known for his leadership role in the Confessing Church, efforts on behalf of peace and justice, opposition to antisemitism, and writings on theology and ethics that have been influential far beyond…

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