Volume III                                    July 30, 2007                                 Number 31
A Political, Social, Literary Journal

From Jerome Richard:
God With Us
A lot of people speak to God these days, and some people believe...

From Lawrence Velvel:
Are We Rome?  We Are Rome
Two weeks ago I returned from a three week trip to Alaska and Canada...

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• Economic Facts
• Family Wisdom
• Perpetual Mystery
• Bang for the Buck
• Too Much for Attention

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Everything Else

From John R. Guthrie:
Two Intriguing Books
on Religion
The Harlot by The Side of the Road:
   Forbidden Tales of the Bible
   by Jonathan Kirsch
God, The Failed Hypothesis: How
   Science Shows That God Does Not
   Exist by Victor Stenger

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts about R.M. Nixon

Chuckle of the Week
Two couples were playing poker one evening...

Site of the Week:
Nixon Presidential Library
& Museum
Approximately 78,000 pages of materials and 165 tape recorded conversations released on July 11...

From the Video Shop:
Perfume: The Story of
a Murderer
When I think of the plot synopsis of this film, it is a wonder that I even rented it...

Editor's Panel

From the Editor
I hope all of you will take the chance to look at Samantha Powers’s essay in this past Sunday’s N.Y. Times Book Review titled “Our War on Terror.”...

From Liberty Street:
In Chicago
Being in a large city, as I have been for the past week, forces the problem of democracy more insistently on one’s attention than...

From Sanitas: A Lexicon for the 21st Century
Definitions you will not find in the normal dictionary...

From Our Readers:
• Re: From Liberty Street (7/23)

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