Archive for April, 2017

LANSDALE, Pa. (CBS) — The feds say a Lansdale man has been using a dead person’s identity for more than 21 years. Authorities got involved after a relative of the deceased used Ancestry.com to put her family tree together. A woman was getting information on Ancestry last year and her nephew Nathan Laskoski popped up.…

via Woman Using Ancestry.com Discovers Man Has Been Using Dead Baby’s Identity For Over 20 Years — CBS Philly

SAME HERE IN KENYA

Posted: April 8, 2017 in Uncategorized

By Joe America Let us suppose that the Philippines is engaged in a to-the-death battle between two very different value systems. One is the old ‘me-first’, tribal system of favor and power. The other is democracy with its attempt to engage everyone equally and fairly. Tribal values have the edge in the Philippines today because […]

via The Rainbow Rebellion, a crowd-sourced opposition — The Society of Honor: the Philippines

This True

Posted: April 8, 2017 in Uncategorized

Should being an insensitive asshole in public cost you $42,000 plus countless thousands more in legal fees? A decision rendered by the provincial Human Rights Tribunal here in the Province of Quebec earlier this week said ‘Yes’, when it decided that a segment from Mike Ward’s 2009 to 2012 French stand-up comedy touring show ‘Mike Ward s’Expose’ (Mike […]

via Free Speech Versus Political Correctness – When Hurting Someone’s Feelings Is Not a Laughing Matter — Norm 2.0

STUDENTS

Posted: April 8, 2017 in Uncategorized

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A couple of local rabbinical students have taken a fresh approach to the Passover story by re-writing the traditional “Haggadah” in the theme of the musical Hamilton. Jake Adler and his classmate Emily Cohen at first started writing their Hamilton Haggadah in a Google Document just for fun. Eventually, they did it…

via Local Rabbinical Students Create The ‘Hamilton Haggadah’ — CBS Philly