more memes

Courtesy of ariston 1.Go into your LJ’s archives. 2.Find your 23rd post (or closest to). 3.Find the fifth sentence (or closest to). 4.Post the text of the sentence in your blog along with these instructions. I just have to rewire some plugs so that they fit into these strange Australian sockets…

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more on Singer

In response to my article yesterday a good friend sent me this, a piece of satire by Jonathan Swift. It bears reading through, it’s a fine argument against the sort of utlitarianism that Singer is proposing. Again, let me remind you, it’s satire.

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Every so often

Every so often you come across something that is so morally repugnant that you can taste the vomit in your mouth. Tomorrow evening, ABC Television, here in Australia, will be screening a documentary on Peter Singer, an Australian “philosopher” now working in the USA. Now, I’m sure they’ll do a good job, I’m not here […]

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SCIENCE EXPERIMENT!!!!

Right, your help needed. I’ve decided to hold an internet experiment. I was bathing Charis (ouldjr) tonight and I realised that the water went down the plughole in a clockwise direction. And I thought to myself…. Is it true that water goes down in different directions depending on where you are? Of course, LJ is […]

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Anglican stuff

An excellent editorial in the Church of England Newspaper concerning the appointment of Jeffrey Johns as Dean of St Albans Cathedral. The paper makes the obvious point that this appointment, at this time, is “irresponsible”. They’re not wrong in saying that. But they understate the issue. The appointment is deliberately divisive. The Eames Commission is […]

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webpage updated

So, I finally got around to doing this frames thing and changed my homepage to have my livejournal on it. See what you think. Still got to do some work, can anyone tell me how to make the horizontal bars in the lefthand frame shorter? Bear in mind that I’m on Frontpage here.

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