Archive for November 13th, 2013

November 13th, 2013 - 5:16 pm § in Misc.

Anti Semitism in Europe

the The NY Times reports that Right Wing’s Surge in Europe Has the Establishment Rattled EXCERPT:  Mikkel Dencker of the Danish People’s Party has found yet another cause to stir public anger: pork meatballs missing from kindergartens.    <Dencker> hopes, mayor of this commuter-belt t[...]

November 13th, 2013 - 3:02 pm § in China

CHINA: The MBA becomes de rigeur.

Chinese MBA Programs Becoming More Competitive and Attractive The current educational climate in China is somewhat contentious, as most chinaSMACK readers know all too well. However, what the country may be getting wrong at the primary school level it seems to be getting right when it comes to gradu[...]

November 13th, 2013 - 1:58 pm § in The Ave Scene

Microsoft Changes its Management Structure

Microsoft axes its controversial employee-ranking system Microsoft HR chief Lisa Brummel issued the memo:  “This is a fundamentally new approach to performance and development designed to promote new levels of teamwork and agility for breakthrough business impact,” says Brummel in the m[...]

November 13th, 2013 - 11:25 am § in Misc.

Should Justice Breyer have to “come out?”

Recently, Justice Stephen Breyer seemed to mention that he has no religious affiliation.  Breyer. like most Jewish people  grew up in a Jewish household that did not observe the faith strictly. His daughter, Chloe Breyer, is an Episcopal priest.  Judaism itself, unlike Islam and Christianity ha[...]

November 13th, 2013 - 3:06 am § in Science

Philippino Man Curses Climate Denialists

Climate denial is today’s blasphemy … once states banned blasphemy out of fear of God’s wrath … the wrath of science is MUCH worse.[...]