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Leaders Failing toSee Catastrophe Coming

April 29, 2011 Leave a comment

7 Reasons Leaders Always Fail to See Catastrophe Coming

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…Because They Don’t Work As Hard

April 29, 2011 Leave a comment

Sally Kern: Minorities Earn Less Because They Don’t Work As Hard

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File Under: Failure

April 29, 2011 Leave a comment

File Under: Failure

How did Obama’s effort to make government more transparent go so wrong?

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CIty Changes Name For Promotion

April 27, 2011 Leave a comment

“Beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday, the city of Altoona will change its name to “POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold,” after the latest film by sarcastic documentarian Morgan Spurlock.

The city is changing its name for 60 days to make some money — and to help Spurlock make a point about the proliferation of advertising in American life.

POM WONDERFUL PRESENTS: THE GREATEST MOVIE EVER SOLD, Pa. (AP) — About 31,000 central Pennsylvanians will soon be living in a joke.”

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medical error rates

April 27, 2011 Leave a comment

First glimpse at medical error rates separates the good, the bad and the ugly

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Evolution of language Babel or babble?

April 27, 2011 Leave a comment

The evolution of language

Babel or babble?

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Heaven Can Wait

April 26, 2011 Leave a comment

“The inability to think critically underlies many of our cultural wars. Nearly all the great ethical challenges facing society today are exacerbated to some extent by rapid advances in science and technology. Current political, religious and educational institutions are improperly armed to address the moral consequences ensuing from scientific achievements. In any society dominated by religion and religious morality, technology often proceeds at a pace greater than society’s ability to address the associated moral dilemmas.”

Amplify’d from www.huffingtonpost.com
Former NASA administrator Dan Goldin, while defending funding for the space agency, was famously asked, “Why are we building meteorological satellites when we have the Weather Channel?”

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