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Hadrian, the Roman Emperor, was an incredible man committed to leaving the world a better place via the resources he had at his command.  Instead of traveling the empire with a host of soldiers taking whatever they could,  he traveled with an entourage of engineers...

While sitting by a Wal-mart I watched seagulls clean the parking lot.  They are most likely the same gulls that are always there.  They have a good thing going.  People are trashy so there are ample French fries and other pieces of food from the...

It is an old chest of drawers.  I am absolutely sure it is older than dirt.  This evening the top drawer came out and refused to go back.  Is it not logical to assume if something unchangeably solid came out of an unchangeable hole it...

Just as food, water, oxygen, and warmth are vital to the wellbeing of the body and education is vital to the welfare of the mind, prayer is vital to the soul.  Without prayer the soul will starve as the body will starve without nourishment.  While...

Drooling while I was looking through the glass at all the flavors of Ben & Jerry’s, it occurred to me these two guys will forever be connected by an ampersand.  A lot of people are ampersanded together because their initials are carved together in a...

I came around a corner and discovered a huge 18-wheeler stopped in front of a crosswalk.  It is the law in Massachusetts to stop when a pedestrian wishes to cross at a crosswalk so I too stopped.  We, the trucker and I in my pickup,...

When in Rome one must be sure to visit the Pantheon.  Constructed between the years 118 and 126 it has a wonderful dome with a span of 142 feet and was the largest known dome in the world until 1436.  To support the massive weight...

My newspaper delivery guy wants to get paid each week so he leaves me an envelope to put it out for him.   I don’t mind because it is an easy way to use up the change I accumulate through the week and it somehow gives...

At the close of Mark 1 Jesus healed a leper and told him not to tell anyone.  But the man was barely out of earshot when he exploded with joy and told everyone what Jesus had done for him.  The result of his disobedience made...

It isn’t rare to find inconsistency in psychological research.  One can find a study to support almost any bias; however, there is major consistency in studies seeking to answer the question, “What attracts a man to a woman and visa versa?”   Studies reveal, and this...