> 1,200 Hot Wheelz on 1 track! ~ link
> You can now earn your MBA through Facebook. ~ NY Times
> Security Expert in the NY Times:
...That being said, airplanes require a special level of security for several reasons: they’re a favored terrorist target; their failure characteristics mean more deaths than a comparable bomb on a bus or train; they tend to be national symbols; and they often fly to foreign countries where terrorists can operate with more impunity.
But all that can be handled with pre-9/11 security. Exactly two things have made airplane travel safer since 9/11: reinforcing the cockpit door, and convincing passengers they need to fight back. Everything else has been a waste of money. Add screening of checked bags and airport workers and we’re done. Take all the rest of the money and spend it on investigation and intelligence. ~ Bruce Schneier> "Swedish parents jailed for 'spanking' kids" ~ The Local
> "World Stock Market Value Doubles Since 2009" ~ Dr Mark Pery
> For those who struggle with issues related to the sovereignty of God -- Roger Olson's essay, "Arminianism is God-centered theology" ~ link
> More Olson -- "...I increasingly view evangelicalism as two movements rather than one." ~ link