Here is my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 36. As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them afterwards. At the end is a list of where the Aleph Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. CHAPTER 36 1 Now these are the generations … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 36
G'day! I've decided that every two weeks, I'll post fairly short reviews of 5 movies/TV series. I'll try to keep them spoiler-free, although I won't always be successful, so here's the disclaimer: WARNING: POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD. PROCEED AT OWN RISK OK, now that that's out of the way, here are this fortnight's five movies: London … Continue reading My Fortnightly Movie/TV Thoughts
Here is the latest installment in my Restored English Translation (RET) of the Bible: Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 35. As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them after the chapter. At the end is a list of where the Aleph-Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. CHAPTER … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 35
The usual story of oil's origin is that it's fossilised plant or animal material that turned into oil when compressed, hence the term fossil fuel. Really? In the (excellent) novel The Emperor's Tomb by Steve Berry, one of the plot points is that oil doesn't really come from organic material (biotic) - but is naturally formed … Continue reading The Real Origin of Oil
My monthly reblog of an older post - itself a reblog. (You can view my previous reblog of it here.) Shocking. LeoHohmann.com Gayer and Hilsenrath were the only parents to publicly complain when children at the school were subjected to an Islamic propaganda video. Seventh-grade students at Chatham Middle School in the Chatham, New Jersey, … Continue reading New Jersey middle school instructs students: Islam is the ‘true faith’
Shabbat Shalom! Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 34. As usual, it contains the Hebrew names (with a glossary of them at the end) and a list of where the Aleph-Tavs occur (as they're no longer included in the main text). CHAPTER 34 1 And Leah's daughter Dinah (whom she … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 34
Today is the 86th anniversary of Adolf Hitler’s rise to power. Here is my original post on the subject.
Adolf Jacob Hitler was one of the most infamous – and evil – men in history. The leader of the Nazi Party, he took power as Chancellor (Prime Minister) of Germany in 1933, and as head of state or “Führer” the next year. He ruled until 1945, when his mistress-turned-wife and himself apparently committed suicide. He ruled Germany with an iron fist, and notoriously carried out the Holocaust, the mass, inhumane slaughter of the Jewish people. His concentration camps killed some 6 million Jews and 5 million non-Jews. He started World War II through his invasion of Poland. Most of the nations of the world – led by the United Kingdom, France and the United States – rose up and went to war with him. The war he started killed some additional 50-85 million innocent people. He has rightly become the universal analogy for pure evil.
But what was…
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