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“Incompetence is what we’re good at…”

As part of my Lenten discipline this year I have been reading Christopher J.H. Wright’s new book To the Cross (IVP -2017).  This book is based on Holy Week sermons that he has preached through the years at All Souls Church, Langham Place, London.  1,744 more words

Soundings

Supermanagers

In a previous post I alluded to the loss of N’Golo Kanté as a possible factor in Leicester City FC’s dismal performance in the season at that time (only five wins in 25 league games), in contrast with their winning the Premier League championship the previous season. 314 more words

Culture

Malaysia’s broken borders

The recent assassination of Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur’s international airport grabbed headlines around the world; it also highlighted the fact that our immigration system appears to be hopelessly broken and is in need of an urgent overhaul. 1,166 more words

Malaysia

Midd's Alleged Leaders Meet Tuesday Night: Here's What to Expect

So, there is so much to assemble I really can’t do it all today. Because believe it or not, my life is not about babysitting the Middlebury selectboard. 84 more words

Middlebury VT

Politics -- Us against Them

Politics is always about one side versus the other side.

Republicans/democrats

Conservative/liberal

Red/blue

For/against

Government is solely about politics.

As a result, government is not efficient, effective or good value for the money spent. 91 more words

COMMENTARY

Do Not Identify Problems

People do not identify problems.

Either in their personal lives or the world at large.

They lack the ability and/or refuse to do so.

Anything they do not like they call a problem/issue. 62 more words

NEWS

Health Care System In Shambles

Your health care system is a total failure.

People could live much healthier and longer lives.

The United States spend twice as much per person on health care than any other nation. 168 more words

COMMENTARY