“Why be virtuous? That’s the question. It’s so that you can bear the suffering of life without becoming corrupt. Right. It’s practical; it’s practical. There’s nothing more practical than that.”
— Professor Jordan Peterson Continue reading “Professor Jordan Peterson”
“The meaning of life is to give life meaning.”
— Viktor Frankl
The National Campaign to Lift the Closure of Hebron organized a protest in the southern occupied West Bank city, on Sunday, to denounce the policies of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), as the lobby held its annual policy conference in the United States.
Protesters held Palestinian flags and signs calling for the dismantlement of AIPAC and condemning its activities in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory, while Israeli forces stationed in the area fired sound bombs towards the demonstrators. Continue reading “Activists Demonstrate against AIPAC Conference in West Bank and US”
Doug Smith is on his deathbed and knows the end is near.
His nurse, his wife, his daughter and 2 sons, are with him.
He asks for 2 witnesses to be present and a video recorder be in place to record his last wishes, and when all is ready he begins to speak: Continue reading “The Will”
A father buys a robot that slaps people when they lie. He decides to test it out at dinner one night, so he asks his son what he did that afternoon.
The son says, “I did some schoolwork.” The robot slaps the son. Continue reading “Robot For Sale”
A husband and wife who work for the circus go to an adoption agency. Social workers there raise doubts about their suitability.
The couple produces photos of their 50-foot motor home, which is clean, well-maintained and equipped with a beautiful nursery.
The social workers raise concerns about the education a child would receive while in the couple’s care. Continue reading “Adoption requirements”
Suicide was the leading cause of death amongst soldiers in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in 2016, surpassing the number killed in the line of duty, according to data released by the country’s army.
Of the 41 troops who died last year, 15 took their own lives, a senior official within the IDF’s Manpower Directorate announced on Sunday, as cited by The Times of Israel. Continue reading “Suicide #1 cause of death among IDF soldiers for 2nd year in a row – army data”