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The Acceleration of the Gravity of the Situation We’re In

From Wikipedia:

The standard acceleration due to gravity (or standard acceleration of free fall), sometimes abbreviated as standard gravity, usually denoted by ɡ0 or ɡn, is the nominal… 1,001 more words

Christianity

August 1, 1961:

ISSUING in a new generation of amusement parks, on this day in 1961 Six Flags Over Texas opens. The first park in the Six Flags chain took a year and $10 million to build, was the brainchild of Texas real estate developer and oilman Angus Wynne Jr., who viewed it as a short-term way to make a buck from some vacant land before turning it into an industrial complex. 204 more words

American Culture

The 50-Year Old Medicare Program is Showing Its Age

The 50-Year Old Medicare Program is Showing Its Age

from the National Center for Policy Analysis:

When President Johnson signed Medicare into law on July 30, 1965, nobody realized the program would grow to its current size. 269 more words

American Culture

Dinner Talk Topics: American Dream, Purpose of Life

Dinner Talk Topics for Friday

American Dream, Purpose of Life

The Dream Keeper

Never in any place or at any time in history had a country been able to govern itself successfully.

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Judeo-Christian Culture

G. K. CHESTERTON OF THE ROARING TWENTIES

“I have seen versions of eugenics that come very near to infanticide.”….G.K. Chesterton, 1922

(NOTE: Without learning knowledge, the human is reduced, returned to the primitive….the primate. 402 more words

Marxism

July 31, 1975:

ONE of the most influential American labor leaders of the 20th century, on this day in 1975 James Riddle Hoffa disappears. Born in 1913 to a poor coal miner in Brazil, Indiana, Jimmy Hoffa proved a natural leader in his youth. 288 more words

Government