TBTE20110224

Spot the seagull.

Some random links:
The Volkswagen that gets 313mpg
A Pope’s words on careerism in women
“Why you’re not married”
A tool for transition
Where orthodoxy is optional, it will soon become forbidden
Why isn’t Wall Street in jail?
Why conservatives can love climate action
How can you defend Israel?
Galileo and the scientific pose of the left
The myths of animism and religion have retreated, only to resurface in science
An interesting retrospective on ‘Collateral’
What does the Arab world do when its water runs out?
The blogosphere – a good place to hide

TBTM20110114

Did the US invade Iraq to contain China?

A good article about the variety of language and metaphors used in the NT to describe salvation.

Feeding nine billion (bit optimistic IMHO)

Obama team sold merchandise at Arizona service (allegedly); Dershowitz defends Palin’s use of term ‘blood-libel’. A good remedy (h/t Byron)

Have just discovered Jay Rosen – here is an interesting article about journalism and blogging

A stranger in my own land (a vicar’s wife in Birmingham, somewhat reminiscent of Stepney) and a hopeful contrasting story.

Ten reasons to leave the EU

The new versus the new-new

Do it for the children (traffic)

TBTM20110114

Did the US invade Iraq to contain China?

A good article about the variety of language and metaphors used in the NT to describe salvation.

Feeding nine billion (bit optimistic IMHO)

Obama team sold merchandise at Arizona service (allegedly); Dershowitz defends Palin’s use of term ‘blood-libel’. A good remedy (h/t Byron)

Have just discovered Jay Rosen – here is an interesting article about journalism and blogging

A stranger in my own land (a vicar’s wife in Birmingham, somewhat reminiscent of Stepney) and a hopeful contrasting story.

Ten reasons to leave the EU

The new versus the new-new

Do it for the children (traffic)