Author Archives: ronwphillips

There Will Be No Poor Among You

  Anointing Stories The four Gospels all describe an incident. They differ greatly in the cast and the details, but that incident or series of similar incidents made a big impression. Matthew and Mark even say that anyone telling the … Continue reading

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A Question of Balance

A collection of links about dizziness, falls, and balance. website helps to reduce dizziness Balance, gait negatively impacted after chemotherapy treatment World’s first vertigo-stopping implant – Futurity After a stroke, group yoga builds balance – Futurity Poor vision may lead … Continue reading

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The Low Wage Page

I got tired of discussions about low wages getting derailed by Minimum Wage talking points, so here’s a resource page on low wages in the U.S.

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Seeds that are hard to germinate, hard to transplant? (Carrots and many root crops). Here’s a device that lets you germinate the seeds indoors and then set them out with minimal disturbance. Continue reading

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Tall Guy Privilege

I didn’t earn it. I didn’t cheat anybody out of it. It just happened. I ended up being 6’4″ tall. How is that a privilege? Oh, come on — when the waitress walks past my boss in his 3 piece … Continue reading

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Do I Like to Argue?

Argue: from Latin arguere¬†(“to ¬†make clear”) The point of argument is not to show what’s correct, far less to show who’s correct. Argument is used to make clear, to clarify the evidence and logic around a point at issue. I … Continue reading

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