Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Benjamin Franklin: Self-made man?

So much for going down to the river

The humanities are under fire in Florida

Dick Cavett and Ali 

New website at the C.V. Starr Center for the American Experience

More  here.

""If anything, it is admirable that modern Democrats want to make amends and, if possible, ..."

David Barton Likens Confederate Statues to ..."
"There is no such thing as "religious truths" Every religion that is or ever was ..."

Crucible of Faith
"Pascal never said such a thinghttps://skeptics.stackexcha..."

Religious Conviction and “Altruistic Evil”
"Haym Solomon played an indispensable role, as financier of the Revolution."

The Top Five Forgotten Founders
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  • Agnes Howard

    Is it REALLY appropriate to have a baptism anywhere? Is the baptism cake really the center of the room? Missed opportunity to squeeze baptismal significance out of those doves, Big Rich Texas.