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Son of Hamas | Notes & Revew

June 28, 2010


Mosab Hassan Yousef. Son of Hamas: A Gripping Account of Terror, Betrayal, Political Intrigue, and Unthinkable Choices. Salt River, 2010 (265 pages) Visit also: A few intriguing quotes from the entirety of the story: Without a constitution to maintain some semblance of order, religious law becomes the highest authority. And when everyone is free […]

The Nuevo Unforgivable Sin

June 22, 2010


From the June 2010 KFAX Pastor’s Letter: “Leadership” and “Management“. While seemingly synonymous, and possibly in the same gene pool, “cousin” is as close as they get. Like a person’s hand–the flesh tone is the same, the number of fingers match, everything bends at the same points, but the thumbs are on opposite sides. So […]

The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time | Notes & Review

June 7, 2010


Will Durant, John Little, ed. The Greatest Minds and Ideas of all time. Simon & Schuster, 2002. (127 pages) I recently discovered Will Durant and his work, and will be engaging with it for the next several years. Very readable, accessible, and extremely quotable, the Durants (Will and his wife Ariel) have written an 11-volume […]