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Archive for May 22nd, 2011

May 22nd, 2011 - 11:33 pm § in Uncategorized

Sunday Revelations: Muslims encounter Playboy

A Muslim beauty who bared all for Playboy may well be the next victim of an honor killing in Germany, if orthodox Muslims get their way. Sila Şahin, a Turkish knock-out and soap-opera star who shed her clothes for pornographer Hugh Hefner’s German edition of Playboy, is under fire from those[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 10:12 pm § in America

Sunday Revelations: The Last Sunday Is Today

As predicted last Sunday on The AVE, the world ended today. For a full account, read here.[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 2:43 pm § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: Papacy and Condoms

from Berkeley Blog Malcom Potts All the world knew when the Berlin Wall fell on November 9, 1989, that a half century of Soviet tyranny was over.  Last month Pope Benedict XVI acknowledged that the use of a condom might save a man from dying of AIDS.  The Pope had the wisdom not to write […[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 2:01 pm § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS:GOP loses its majority post-rapture

from the Discust by William Moultrie Washington, DC – …… If there’s one thing Republicans do agree on, however, it’s that if and when there is a rapture, a lot more Republicans will be drawn to the heavens to meet their reward than Democrats. A national poll conducted this week r[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 1:31 pm § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: post rapture care for pets.

….a New Hampshire company is offering post-Rapture pet care for Christians who believe, according to the predictions of Christian radio personality Harold Camping, that Judgment Day is this Saturday. Those willing to pay the (recently increased) $135 fee for the service seem to be operating un[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 8:55 am § in UW

A UW Ed Professor Defends the “Discovery” Curriculum.

from AAUP listserv. Matthew Weinstein, Professor of Science Education I’m on the science-ed side of the house and only know the math education issues schematically. My colleague Julia Aguirre could much better speak to the math issue. First, let me say, I love Cliff’s blog and have appre[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 8:17 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Floods along Mississippi

How many have disappeared? In the meantime, events in Saudi Arabia confirm the predictions that Saturday, May 21 was a day of great change: RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) – Authorities detained a Saudi woman on Saturday after she launched a campaign against the driving ban for women in the ultracon[...]

May 22nd, 2011 - 8:10 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Did Steve Jobs assend into heaven?

from Crave: It’s a gorgeous day in the Bay Area, with perfect weather for the end of the world–unless, of course, you believe that fire and brimstone and thunderbolts come with the Rapture. But though things didn’t seem to go pear-shaped today, we hope that before you made your pre[...]