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Learn From Lei Feng Day

For many years, one of my fascinations has been propaganda.  Whether it’s in the form of commercial advertising, news reports, or outright government communiques and visual art.  Some of the most blatant and striking has been generated by the various … Continue reading

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Pondering Virtue

I awakened recently one morning to the howling of a strong Northerly wind and the prospect of bitterly cold windchill effects.  I crawled out of bed, looked at the thermometer, and immediately decided to skip my daily visit to the … Continue reading

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Interplay

My early mornings are spent in silence.  Unlike many people, I do not turn on the television or radio to “catch up” on the news or sports or gossip.  During severe weather, I may flip on the weather radio for … Continue reading

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Transcending Trivia

I picked up my old college poetry anthology book and started flipping through the pages to find some memorable verses I had studied during my school days.  My eyes stopped at one that had always given me a mental pause. … Continue reading

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Moralism

The political year will feature an escalation in the practice of moralizing by politicians and commentators.  In many cases, the people practicing moralism will enlist the endorsement of religious figures and much quoting of scriptural texts will take place.  Already, … Continue reading

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