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A BOOK OF PROVERBS

Not the one in the Bible, but one published in French in 1845.  Jean-Jacques Grandville was skilled in the art of caricature as well as that of lithography.  265 more words

THE POWER OF WATER - DIVINING

Ten out of twelve British water companies use dowsing to locate underground water, reports today’s “The Guardian”.  The companies do depend more, thank Whatever, on the use of drones and satellite imaging.  142 more words

THE DIVINE MIGHT OF KINGS

We expected miracles from Obama and now suffer disasters from Trump.  We expect the worst from the Donald, after being disappointed to discover that Barack, the Best and the Brightest, could not provide the paradise he promised. 78 more words

Τasos Livaditis/translated by Manolis Aligizakis

ΔΙΑΒΑΤΗΣ

Ήταν παράξενος κι ίσως γι’ αυτό μπορούσε να περάσει μια ολό-

κληρη πόλη άθικτος

κάνοντας εκείνες τις μικρές παραχωρήσεις που κάνουν οι μητέρες

στα όνειρα 56 more words

Literature

ATHEISM IS A NO-BRAINER

Believers would not only disagree but insist that belief in God is so obviously necessary to explain creation that IT is a no-brainer.  This is the perfect formula for a dialogue of the deaf.  424 more words

GOOD NEWS , FAKE NEWS

“The Pope Admits He is an Atheist”

“Reading the Koran Cures Cancer”

“New York Rabbi Recognized as the Messiah”

One of these outrageous examples of fake news actually appeared in Facebook.  68 more words