Monthly Archives: September 2007

John Piper on the Death of His Grandaughter

This is a sad, but hopeful eulogy that John Piper gave at the funeral of his granddaughter who was stillborn.

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Housing Bust…Update

The latest news on the just getting started housing bust created by Alan “How Could I Know This Would Happen” Greenspan.

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Iraq War as Financial Rat Hole

We hear this morning that President Bush has request 200 billion dollars toward the Iraq War for 2008 alone!! Wasn’t it Paul Wolfowitz who claimed that cost estimates for the entire war of 350 billion were “wildly overestimated.” Nice planning … Continue reading

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This Could Only Happen in Texas

Customers throw python at Taco Bell worker. Yeah…that’s Texas for you.

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Facebook Profile Saves a Life

Who knew that having a Facebook profile would probably save one lady from rabies. This world is a weird place.

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Floyd Landis Guilty

I am shocked, shocked! that Floyd Landis was found guilty of doping. His testosterone was 11x greater than normal and was exogenous (introduced outside of his own body substances). How can he be guilty with that paltry evidence?!?

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Housing Bust…Update

How is it that the housing bust in the US can affect the rest of the world? I’m glad you asked. The Daily Telegraph does an excellent job of explaining. They are having a run on a bank called Northern … Continue reading

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A Rather Bizarre (and sad) Story

The disappearance of Madeleine McCann is one of the more bizarre stories of the year. A summary of the events surrounding her disappearance can be found at the BBC. The parents are under suspicion, which you can follow here. Gerry … Continue reading

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A Good Iraq Analysis

This article is as good an analysis on Iraq as I’ve read. I do find it interesting that the Bush Administration is railing against Iran for supporting the Shias but doesn’t even mention Saudi support for the Sunnis, that’s fair … Continue reading

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200 Years of Missions in China

John Piper has a good article on the upcoming anniversary of the first missionary (Robert Morrison) arriving in China. It is well worth a read to see how God took Morrison’s vision and fulfilled it in a way he could … Continue reading

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