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Monthly Archives: March 2007

Wiki-Ethics II — Debate!!

March 28, 2007 - I received a reply to my last blog on “Wiki-Ethics” from Jason Johnson, the author of the “Cut and Paste is a Skill, Too”… Washington Post article to which I objected strongly. I still disagree with him, but his explanation Continue reading
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Wiki-Ethics

March 25, 2007 - Just because something appears on a computer screen doesn’t mean it’s true. Well, sure, who can disagree with that? But from my earliest introduction to the Internet — years ago when the real inventor of Trinity’s first email system, Jim… Continue reading
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Amazing Grace

March 23, 2007 - I’ve been thinking all day about Elizabeth Edwards…. She’s the wife of former Senator John Edwards, a candidate for president of the United States. At the end of his last election run — as John Kerry’s vice presidential candidate Continue reading
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Girl Scouts: Courage, Confidence, Character

March 21, 2007 - 95 years ago this month in Savannah, Juliette Gordon Low gathered 18 girls to form the very first troop of Girl Scouts. Today, nearly 4 million girls are the beneficiaries of her great initiative. Girl Scouts is the largest organization Continue reading
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Jamais La Guerre!

March 20, 2007 - On this unhappy 4th anniversary of “Shock and Awe,” the beginning of the War in Iraq, I am reminded of the passionate speech that Pope Paul VI made at the United Nations in 1965… — “Jamais la guerre!” he Continue reading
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Who Will Police the Police?

March 18, 2007 - Plato first posed the question in describing his notion of The Republic: who will ensure that those responsible for security do not abuse their power? Who will police the police? The question… survives across the millennia, evidence of the corrupting Continue reading
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Sheer Madness

March 10, 2007 - Yesterday, Friday, March 9 may well go down as a very bleak day in D.C. history. Yesterday, two judges made a decision… that has the potential to expose thousands of local lives to grave danger. Those two judges — Laurence Continue reading
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GUILTY

March 6, 2007 - Haven’t we seen this movie before? Something bad happens involving agents of the Administration in power. High ranking staffers then try to cover up the malfeasance, adding to the problem by lying under oath, which is perjury. A special prosecutor… Continue reading
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