May God smile on you. When you smile, even when forced, it can elevate your mood. Sometimes blessing come unexpectedly - both large and small. Katherine reminds us of the miracle of Ema McKinley and recounts her own recent experience of having her wish for new clothes granted. Send in your entries for a new name for the cell phone.
Tax Day // Hand Scans // Police Rapes // Heartbleed // Social Security //
Katherine talks about some interesting stories regarding taxes. She takes a rabbit trail into the astonishing number of rapes and other crimes committed by police officers. The Canadian tax agency is one of the first known victims of heartbleed. Social Security is seizing refunds of debts of deceased parents from their children.
Katherine talks to Erik about how we can live better fuller lives and be more productive and organized. Many tips and hints are given. Erik's website - Beyond The To Do List - has a number of experts talking about specific aspects of being better organized.
All things Google today. Katherine looks at the recent purchases of drone and robot makers. The Guardian and the Washington Post are sharing a Pulitzer for their NSA coverage. Police are testing using Live Google Earth. Computer data base problems extend beyond Heartbleed. Google glass is finding other uses.
Mark Bauerlein // Dumbest Generation // Nomophobia //
Mark and Katherine discuss the impact of electronic devices on kids today and how it is rendering them into the dumbest generation ever. Fear of being without your cell phone? Going to sleep with your phone instead of a teddy bear.
We need to use discernment in everything we hear or read. It is not just one team or the other. Conventional medicine versus alternative medicine? You need to critically evaluate each. Sometimes it is one and sometimes the other. Damage from the unthinking choice can be devastating.
What an interesting story on how David became involved with the movie industry through Walt Disney. He was the Production Executive who oversaw numerous blockbuster movies. David came to know Christ and has devoted his life now to redemptive entertainment.
Good News Friday // Heartbleed // Bible // China //
Another good news Friday! It seems the heartbleed bug was a mistake on the part of the coder. It is amazing how many people read bibles at least weekly and many daily. Chinese Christains rallied to save their church.