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Dipping into the Community Pool: September 23

Here’s a small collections of items that caught our attention this week.

Spurgeon and the Hurricane of 1878

“Charles Spurgeon can offer encouragement to those struggling in the storm. 257 more words

Community Pool


This is the seventh in a series on Franklin’s moral improvement plan, the rest of the posts are be available here.

INDUSTRY:  Lose no time; be always employ’d in something useful; cut off all unnecessary actions. 569 more words

American Beer

meanings and origin of ‘on the side of the angels’



The phrase on the side of the angels means supporting, or acting in accordance with, principles regarded as good or right, sometimes specifically at the risk of unpopularity. 1,265 more words


Gregory Claeys "The "Survival of the Fittest" and the Origins of Social Darwinism"

Claeys, Gregory 2000. The “Survival of the Fittest” and the Origins of Social Darwinism. Journal of the History of Ideas, 61(2): 223–240.

The work which provoked Charles Darwin was T.R. 1,255 more words

Natural Selection

Natural Selection is a theory which suggests the occurrence of evolution among organisms which help the future generations survive in the world. Evolution has been discusses and observed over the ages, since the time of the ancient Greeks and was first witnessed in the 20th century. 717 more words