Posts Tagged ‘politics’

Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo, the director of Barnabas Aid, has written a fantastic, easy to read article entitled Making Sense of the Tumultuous Events in the Middle East.

While the American media loves to talk about the Middle East and offer opinions about events there, it rarely takes the time to explain the nuts and bolts of related conflicts. If you want to understand the basics of what is happening, this is a great start.


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Brought to you by the evil alter ego of the letter N, maybe?

Once in awhile (I may be underestimating) I read a news story so odd that I want to check its validity on snopes.com.

This USA Today piece says the federal government has issued an unfunded mandate that street signs meet particular standards by 2015– including changing all signs to a combination of lowercase and uppercase letters. The rationale is that the signs will be easier for older people to read. (more…)

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