3 Problems With The Miracles At The Virgin Mary Sight France

Since 1858, from the millions of people (six million in 2014)2 who went and still go to the sight of Virgin Mary in Lourdes, France, only 68 were confirmed by the Roman Catholic Church to have had a miracle.1 Here are 3 problems with this: Only 68 people had a confirmed miracle out of the Read more about 3 Problems With The Miracles At The Virgin Mary Sight France[…]

The New Era Of Personalization & Confirmation Bias

  “If you’re not paying for something, you’re not the customer; you’re the product being sold.” —Andrew Lewis   The word “media” has a very interesting meaning in Latin. It means “middle layer.” As in, something that sits between us and the world. Or, something that connects us to what’s happening but at the price Read more about The New Era Of Personalization & Confirmation Bias[…]

My Story: From Childhood To High School

I was never a reader. As a child, I “read” books of less than 30 pages —most of which were filled with pictures. A little older, I read a few nonfiction books on Ancient Egyptians, American Aboriginals, world mysteries, snakes and dinosaurs. These were, again, filled with pictures. And, I never actually finished them. Nor did Read more about My Story: From Childhood To High School[…]

How Fran Collingham Does Politics

This is some notable quotes from Fran Collingham, assistant director with responsibility for the communications service at Coventry city council in the U.K, which I thought were notable —especially with the way the U.S. does politics.1 “Councils like mine publish every item of expenditure over £500 on our websites for anyone to examine. We webcast Read more about How Fran Collingham Does Politics[…]

Are Natural Disasters Because Of God?

Natural disasters don’t happen because god is angry or disappointed in us. Nor do they happen because people aren’t attending church anymore. It’s not sins that cause rivers to turn red or volcanoes to erupt. Natural disasters aren’t violations of the laws of nature but are actually part of the inevitable fluctuations within nature. In Read more about Are Natural Disasters Because Of God?[…]