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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for March, 2013

March 31st, 2013 - 10:39 pm § in Misc.

Is Google Trying to Kill the Microsoft Surface?

I got a strange pop up today from the Mail app .. saying I needed to log into gmail! Thinking this was a phish, I called the MS store. They tell me that Gmail calendar and contacts can no longer synch with the Win 8 environment. This is a bummer! Maybe a Surface kiss of […][...]

March 31st, 2013 - 7:55 pm § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Can you teach Jesus at Eastertime?

Judith Burns at the BBC reports that a recent poll  in Britain supports the bête noir  of teaching of Christianity  in schools.  Almost two thirds (64%) of adults questioned for Oxford University agreed pupils must know about Christianity to understand English history,   57% of 1,832 adults p[...]

March 31st, 2013 - 7:24 pm § in America, Religion, Religion

Easter: A Lustful, Greedy God Can Not Exist

It is true that sometimes in judging the moral quality of a person one takes account only of his action and the principle of his action. A person who did good deeds all of his life and who acted on moral principles would normally be considered a good person. But still we would consider such [&hellip[...]

March 31st, 2013 - 4:35 pm § in Misc.

Happy Easter


March 31st, 2013 - 12:55 pm § in Misc.

Happy Easter


March 31st, 2013 - 10:07 am § in Misc.

People of Color: Who was Vicente Guerrero?

I want to take advantage of tomorrow being April Fools Day to comment on the hypocrisy surrounding the neologism “people of color.”  The term is terribly misused by political partisans and ethnic activists in the US.  Republicans use it to express their angst that America is turning ag[...]

March 31st, 2013 - 7:52 am § in America, Religion, Religion

Sunday Reveletion: The Resurrection … by Andrew Sullivan

Click Andrew’s image for a very beautiful statement on the Resurrection.[...]

March 31st, 2013 - 6:58 am § in Uncategorized

Sunday Revelation on Passover: Matzoh Balls in a Bacon?

Unkosher   Restaurants offering dishes like bacon-wrapped matzo balls are garnering praise for embracing Jewish tradition while also rejecting it. But a chef turned rabbinical student suspects they’re just lazy. more at Tablet:[...]

March 31st, 2013 - 4:42 am § in Jews, Misc.

How easily Christians Apologize

Harvard Christian Publication Apologizes for Blog Post Saying Jews ‘Deserved’ Punishments             By Anneli L. Tostar             November 24, 2013 The editor of The Harvard Ichthus explained that the piece was not the official stance of the publication but rather the [...]

March 31st, 2013 - 1:08 am § in Misc.

North Korea Buys Apple Computer!

This letter about the the young Steve Jobs explains the fascination Dear Successor Kim Jung-Un has shown for his hero and why Dr. Kim, as Supreme Chancellow of Korean Education,   has added Jobs’ biography to the mandatory curriculum in all Korean Universities. LikeKim Jun-Il’s father, [...]