Habakuk . . .

Al sou die vyeboom nie bot nie, Here, en daar geen druiwe aan die wingerde wees nie. Al sou die olyf-oes misluk, en die lande geen oes lewer nie . . . En al sou die verlang tot diep in my oë gaan lê, en die bang en onsekerheid bietjies-bietjies in my hart wegkruip. Al […]

What Must I Do To Be Saved?

Sunday (Night) Preaching: Jul 28 2013 The Bare-Bones Gospel from Acts 10 and from I Corinthians 15 [Jesus Christ Died For Your Sins, Was Buried, and Rose Again], Plus Litmus Tests of Salvation Found in First John. Scripture: Acts 16:25-34

Marciano said simply, “Not many.”

Q. How long would a good fighter normal person, last in a ring against a really good pro boxer? B. R. Bearden, former Field Supervisor US Census Bureau (retired) (2000-2019) In 1969 two young muggers saw an elderly, well dressed man alone in the back seat of a cab, stopped at a light. They got […]

I Feel Quizzy

Underwhelmed by our conversations with Elon Musk tbh. It’s the Brew’s Weekly News Quiz. 1. Which country is one quarter of negative GDP growth away from a recession? 2. Circle one: The first commercial space tourism company to go public: Virgin Galactic or SpaceX The first white-collar tech employees to unionize: Airbnb or Kickstarter The […]

Fergus, was his greatest friend to the end.

Q. My dog is too old to be adoptable but my house is in foreclosure and I am moving to a homeless shelter. Should I have him put down now? Lisa Raymond, BA from Western Illinois University My son died in August 2018. His 11 year old Golden Retriever, Fergus, was his greatest friend to […]

Jaw-Dropping Cliffhangers

Precarious observatories, windswept lighthouses, remote monasteries, and other places that are literally on the edge. by Jessica Leigh Hester, Staff Writer When a book chapter ends on a cliffhanger, most readers are eager to jump right on to the next one as quickly as possible. Literal cliffhangers—places propped on a precipice or built right into […]

Why Are Wireless Chargers So Slow?

by Andrew Heinzman Over the last 5 years, wireless charging speeds have leaped from around 5 watts to 10 or 15 watts in a handful of phones. That ain’t too shabby, but with new flagships like the Galaxy S20 and the Huawei Mate X sporting 45- and 55-watt wired charging speeds, wireless charging still feels […]

Hive heists: why the next threat to bees is organized crime

Pollination has become big business, and thieves are now targeting hives with growing sophistication in the US Mike Potts was aware he was at risk of being a victim of crime, he just didn’t think it would happen to him. But Potts is an owner of an increasingly valuable commodity that thieves are targeting with […]