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we still remember mitch hedberg

A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer.

May 4th 2007

as long as i’m disclosing my man crushes….

i also think very highly of the golden state warriors.

lee jenkins of the nytimes has written a great article on the team’s improbable last two months, in which they have gone from 26-35 to just squeaking into the playoffs to knocking off the team with the 6th best regular season record in NBA history. […]

May 3rd 2007

i have a man crush on blake lewis

and, after that performance, i am not afraid to admit it.

Apr 18th 2007

virginia tech tragedy

we at all-encompassingly.com express our heartfelt condolences to all those who have been affected by monday’s senseless tragedy.
i came across this photo and caption yesterday, and i thought it was remarkable:

“Nikki Giovanni, renown poet and Virginia Tech English professor, raises her arms in cheer after offering remarks Tuesday, April 17, 2007, […]

Apr 4th 2007

Francis Collins on God, Faith, and Science

A great essay about religion and science by the director of the Human Genome Project.
As a believer, I see DNA, the information molecule of all living things, as God’s language, and the elegance and complexity of our own bodies and the rest of nature as a reflection of God’s plan.
I did not always embrace these […]

Mar 2nd 2007

Rep. Sam Johnson: Support the troops!

What an awesome speech.

Hat tip: Extreme Mortman.

Jan 27th 2007

Serena Williams: The best ever? Yup.

Is there any lingering doubt that Serena Williams is simply the best women’s tennis player of all time?
She completely dominates the sport a few years ago, seemingly grows tired of it, is injured most of last year and then comes back to win the Australian Open as an unseeded player, crushing Maria Sharapova in the […]

Jan 10th 2007

Cal Ripken Elected to Hall of Fame

One of my childhood heroes and favorite baseball player of all-time, Cal Ripken, was elected to the Hall of Fame on Tuesday.
Aside from being a revolutionary shortstop and all-around awesome ball player, he lived a life of honor in the public eye. I’m not sure anyone is more deserving of a place at Cooperstown.

Dec 11th 2006

Alejandro Rozitchner: Pensar para hacer

The Argentine thinker/philosopher/commentator Alejandro Rozitchner has a new book out, Pensar para hacer. You can read the prologue here (in Spanish).
If it is even half as good as Ideas Falsas then it will be an excellent read. Unfortunately, I may have to wait until I’m in Argentina to pick it up (I don’t […]

Nov 19th 2006

Joseph Smith: Receiving and Translating the Book of Mormon

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Nov 19th 2006

Joseph Smith: The First Vision

This Mormonism article was recently submitted to all-encompassingly for publication. It is one of a series of informational posts addressing perceived mysteries or secrets of the LDS Church. –Admin