George Lois

17 Jul 19
Lioness at Large

This is largely a recap; most of these have already appeared on one or several other lists.  So instead of cross-referencing, this time I’m just going to put the new entries in bold.   * Plato: The Last Days of Socrates* Cicero: An Attack on an Enemy of Freedom (Philippicae)* Pliny the Younger: Letters* Suetonius: […]

17 Jul 19
Philly Life & Culture

Directed by Abigail Adams July 31 – August 25, 2019 Leonard C. Haas Stage   People’s Light wraps up summer with a music-infused production of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town. Long after it won the 1938 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Wilder’s masterwork remains one of the most popular plays of all time, reminding audiences across the country that […]

17 Jul 19
Nouvelles Du Monde

La Chambre a voté en faveur de la condamnation des tweets du président Trump adressés à quatre femmes parlementaires, mais les dissensions n’ont pas cessé. MEILLEURS HISTOIRES Le mot-r Président TrumpLes attaques verbales répétées contre quatre législateurs appartenant à une minorité ont provoqué tumulte, colère – et des disputes pour les qualifier de racistes. Mardi […]

17 Jul 19
Books My Kids Read

The Migrant Detention Centers and the fact that so many children have been separated from their families is in our news daily. The whole thing sickens me, but I don’t want to go on a political rant. Rather, I wanted to make sure that books about another sad moment in America’s history are showcased, books […]

16 Jul 19
You can fool nearly all the people...

Who ever heard of a bill passed by the House of Representatives that was only allowed 40 minutes of debate and no amendments or hearings before an immediate vote requiring a 2/3 majority to reach final approval? It seems like a good plan in in an extreme emergency, or for a noncontroversial bill – like […]

16 Jul 19
Temporally, Spatially, and Mentally Unhinged: The Blog of Gregory Cruikshank

Another cycle of the sun completed and I’m 32 years old. Where did the time go… Welcome to Darkseid Corruption, one of the possible answers to that question. Aero #1, by Zhou Liefen and Keng, with Greg Pak and Pop Mahn. So a while back, Marvel had a bunch of new superheroes created exclusively for […]

16 Jul 19
OpentheWord.org

A study conducted by the Barna Group in conjunction with the Lutheran Hour Ministries concluded that mothers played a more significant role in the development of their children’s faith than the fathers. In 2018, Barna surveyed 2,347 people described as committed Christians to find out who influenced them spiritually. The survey reported: 68% said they […]

16 Jul 19
Deadline

UPDATED with full list of nominees: The 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards nominations were revealed Tuesday, with returning drama series champ Game of Thrones back in the mix in a record way. The HBO epic, which wrapped its final season this year, set a new benchmark with 32 total nominations, the most for any program […]

16 Jul 19
Wyo4News

Jason Doan, 43, of Buffalo, Wyoming passed away July 12, 2019 at his home.  He was born July 15, 1976 in Ogden, Utah, the son of Jerry George Doan and Betty Jean Williams Doan. Jason attended schools in Mountain View, Wyoming.  He was owner and manager of a field operation services company.  He enjoyed hunting, […]

16 Jul 19
My 5 Daily Psalms

Psalm 16 David. 1 Keep me safe, O God, for in you I take refuge. 2 I said to the LORD, “You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing.” 3 As for the saints who are in the land, they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight. 4 […]