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Jehovah Meaning

Who is Jehovah? “It seems to me that if the word ‘God’ is to be of any use, it should be taken to mean an interested God, a creator and lawgiver who has established not only the laws of nature and the universe but also standards of good and evil, …

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Movie Reviews Match Point

MATCH POINT (2005) Starring Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Brian Cox, Penelope Wilton, Emily Mortimer, Ewan Bremner. Directed by Woody Allen. Running Time: 124 Minutes. Rating: PG Washed up Irish tennis pro Chris (Rhys-Meyers) and struggling American actress Nola (Johansson) are golddigging in London having paired up with a sister and …

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Violence in Cartoons then vs now

Saturday morning: So you walk into the family room, ruffling up your morning hair, wondering when you’ll ever lose those ten [or thirty pounds] you gained over the holidays, pouring yourself a good ol’ cup of joe, sitting down with your left-over work from the week, listening to your kids’ …

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Hinduism Caste System

Hindu Caste System:  An Economic and Historical Perspective  Hinduism emphasizes balanced development in the outer universe of power, wealth and learning along with the inner universe of self-realization.  Early in our history the Vedic Seers realized that division of human labor was crucial for the civilization to evolve rapidly.  The …

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Thundercats Websites

Thundercats, produced by Rankin-Bass, is one of the most fondly remembered animated television programs of the 1980s. The series was full of science-fiction/fantasy action that children loved, but each episode also contained a moral or lesson, which made the show popular with parents. “Finally, a children’s show you’ll want your …

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Accomplishing Goals

We all have dreams, hopes and ambitions. For some people, just having them is enough. They are content with just imagining a better, happier life. But what happens when that isn’t enough? How do you go about moving from having dreams, hopes and ambitions to fulfilling them and living the …

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The Elitism of Believing in a Deity

The Elitism Of Believing In A Deity Persons, and that term includes about 80% of the world’s population, believe in an unseen God. He is named God, Jesus, Allah, Mohammed,etc. The only subject these different believers of a “god” in common is to hate, distrust, or attempt to eliminate the …

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Great Opening Lines to Great Films

A classic film does not necessarily need a classic first line. How many people would be able to recite the first lines of, say, “2001: A Space Odyssey” or “Psycho”? But a few first lines really stand out. The greatest opening lines are both memorable in themselves, and serve to …

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Evita

Movie Reviews: Evita  The movie Evita was wildly popular upon its 1996 release in the United States.  In the movie Maria Eva Duarte seduces many men to advance herself in society and finally settles on Colonel Juan Peron.  From there she squanders much of the nation’s wealth on her own …

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Understanding the Meaning of the Term Death – Fate

The axiom that death and taxes are unavoidable appears to be correct. Yet, to begin a discussion with metaphysical connotations, it is probable that a definition is in order. Death is, essentially, the result a series of processes which in some way alter or disable the functions necessary to maintain life …

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