Prayer Circle

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It’s Real, and It’s Spectacular! The Donald’s Hair, That Is.

At a recent campaign appearance, the irrepressible Donald Trump, in response to rumors that he wears a toupee, called a woman onto the stage and asked her to authenticate his hair.

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Calling All Aliens (Or Perhaps Not)!

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This old story, from February 2015 came to mind in relation to some stories in the news recently:

Professor Stephen Hawking has warned that trying to make contact with aliens by calling out to the cosmos could invite disaster.

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A 21st Century Parable

2006_Tuskegee_Airmen_Congressional_Gold_Medal - CopyThere once was an aging hero. For ninety-three long years he has graced this world.  He served admirably in WWII, as a member of a group of African-American pilots known collectively as the Tuskegee Airmen.

During World War II, Black Americans in many U.S. states were still subject to the Jim Crow laws and the American military was racially segregated, as was much of the federal government. The Tuskegee Airmen were subjected to racial discrimination, both within and outside the army. All Black military pilots who trained in the United States trained at Moton Field, the Tuskegee Army Air Field, and were educated at Tuskegee University, located near Tuskegee, Alabama …

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Trilogía de Naranja

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This is the third and final episode of our Orange Trilogy.

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Orange Is the Color of the Animas River’s Soul

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Hurriedly constructed retention ponds, built in an attempt to contain and treat the water spilling from the Gold King Mine.

Orange appears to be a recurring theme for us lately.

Over a week ago (!), the EPA (technically, one of their contractors) turned the Animas River in Colorado a putrid curry orange, when they spilled into the river a tremendous amount of contaminated waste water from a defunct mine. This “accident” happened while the EPA was allegedly trying to prevent a spill and “clean up” a mine that’s been inactive for over 90 years. Their bone-headed blunder is raising many questions in the blogosphere.

Heck of a job, Barry!!!

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Princess Hillary of Orange?

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Move over Huma! You can’t compete with Kim’s super releaser.

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First Republican Debate 2016 Open Thread

1909_Tyee_-_Debate_and_Oratory_illustration - CopyTonight is the first debate for qualifying candidates for the Republican nomination for the presidency of the USA.  The debate will be televised on FOX News Channel at 9 p.m. ET.  Who will face off?

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