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The Christian Roots of Modern Environmentalism

Like only a handful of presidents, Theodore Roosevelt lives in our memory and popular culture. He is the bespectacled face gazing from Mount Rushmore, the namesake for the teddy bear, and the advice-giving Rough Rider, played by Robin Williams in the movie… 1,105 more words

Happy Independence Day!

Suck it King George!

The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, July 4, 1776

Ronald Reagan

Abraham Lincoln

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America

Make It Happen: The Thrill of Goals Attained

So my life is pretty crazy right now. But honestly, I wouldn’t want it any other way.

I mean, maybe eventually I would… Come to think of it, a nice beach vacation actually sounds pretty wonderful right now… Maybe in the Caribbean… I’ve actually only been out of the US once, and it was for a charitable trip, not a beach vacation. 562 more words

Writing

The Cost of Saints & Sinners: How Hitler & FDR Came To Us As Saviors, But Only Hitler Left a Scourge

Believe it or not, I actually see more parallels between FDR and Hitler than I do with Hitler and other superficially similar despots and tyrants. I think to understand the analogy, you must seem them as two sides of the same coin. 2,206 more words

Social Commentary

Vulnerability in the Gym

Walking into the gym for the first time I was nervous. I was out of my comfort zone. I was a weak girl struggling to use 10lb weights next to men pumping 100lbs as a warm up. 127 more words

RU's Wabash Building Earns International Honors

Last month RU’s Wabash Building, the LEED-Gold certified “vertical campus” that opened in the fall of 2012, won another major architectural/real estate award. This news release is reprinted from the… 457 more words

News

TENDER LENTIL IS BACK

So TL has been offline for a couple of months but it is back and under construction! To welcome the site back, here is TL favourites… 34 more words

Music