There is another form of temptation, even more fraught with danger. This is the disease of curiosity... It is this which drives us to try and discover the secrets of nature, those secrets which are beyond our understanding, which can avail us nothing and which man should not wish to learn.
- St. Augustine
***10/5/2013 - Note: this is probably a misquote, for the purpose of defaming St. Augustine. I published it without any research as to its veracity, and I regret it. He is a revered figure in Christianity and western culture, and whether we subscribe to his philosophy and views or not, everyone deserves at least to be described accurately. - James Carr.
Subhash Chander, 57, of Oak Forest, Il, murdered his daughter, son-in-law, and grandson because the daughter married the man, who was from a lower caste. Why is it that it's usually the "superior" or "spiritual", or "enlightened" classes that are doing most of the killing?
"But there is something profoundly wrong—something that should trouble all of us—when we have elected Democratic officials who seem more worried about how the Bush administration might respond to Iran’s murder of our troops, than about the fact that Iran is murdering our troops. " - Senator Joe Lieberman, Nov 9, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 9, 2007 Contact: Marshall Wittmann
Lieberman Delivers Major Address on "The Politics of National Security"
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, November 8, 2007, Senator Joe Lieberman (ID-CT) addressed a Center for Politics and Foreign Relations/Financial Times breakfast at The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies. The subject of Senator Lieberman’s talk was “The Politics of National Security,” in which he spoke about the future of the Democratic Party and its response to the threat of Iran.
In the address, Senator Lieberman stated, “Since retaking Congress in November 2006, the top foreig…