Category Archives: Culture

Israel Has A New President: Reuven Rivlin

Haaretz: Israel’s 10th president, Reuven Rivlin, took the oath of office in a small ceremony at the Knesset on Thursday evening, while fighting continued between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Due to the ongoing Operation Protective Edge in … Continue reading

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Israel Opens Airport in Negev as Alternative to Ben-Gurion

Ovda, a military airfield, has opened after the FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency temporarily canceled all flights to Israel due to a Hamas rocket attack on Tuesday. Haaretz is reporting: Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz announced on Wednesday that Israel … Continue reading

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Donkey Terrorists?

Israel complains of Hamas donkey-terrorists. Palestinian militant movement Hamas has launched several attacks at Israeli forces involving donkeys carrying explosives, the IDF complained. The practice doesn’t seem to be efficient, as Israelis can simply gun down the animals from a … Continue reading

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Britain Arrests Over 600 Suspected Paedophiles

London — Over 600 suspected paedophiles have been arrested in Britain as part of a six-month investigation, the UK’s National Crime Agency said on Wednesday. The NCA said that doctors, teachers, scout leaders, care workers and former police officers are among … Continue reading

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EIGHTY Children Die on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

What kind of barbarians shoot down a civilian airline?! Surely this is an act of war. The world is a sick and fallen place. The Daily Mail: Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down over territory held by Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine. … Continue reading

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Mandela Day

It’s the 1st Mandela Day since his death. Celebrating Mandela Day without Madiba. It is the fifth year since the United Nations declared July 18, Madiba’s birthday, an international day aimed at “bringing people together to fight poverty and promote … Continue reading

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Malaysian Passenger Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine

With 295 souls on board. Sky News: A passenger plane which crashed as it flew over eastern Ukraine with 295 people on board was reportedly shot down. The Malaysia Airlines plane, which was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was … Continue reading

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What Good Shall I Do This Day?

ITS TACTICAL: It’s the 1970s. A 30-something man makes his way across the Golden Gate Bridge. He’s passed by pedestrians and cyclists, and steps around tourists taking pictures of Alcatraz, Angel Island, and the channel of water below that runs … Continue reading

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Israel – Gaza: Protective Shields

And from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: The difference between us is that we’re using missile defense to protect our civilians and they’re using their civilians to protect their missiles.    

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I’m Sending Out Spam!

So yesterday, I thought my e-mail had been hacked when several contacts on my Gmail account notified me of a suspicious email that had as a heading line: RE: Fr Stephen Smuts – 7/14/2014 10:36:01 AM There was only a single link … Continue reading

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