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Mensch


I found the Wikipedia definition which I’ve posted as follows; and will work with that. Mensch (Yiddish: מענטש mentsh, cognate with German: Mensch “human being“) means “a person of integrity and honor.”[1] The opposite of a “mensch” is an “unmensch” (meaning: an utterly unlikeable or unfriendly … Continue reading

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Mankind’s Origins.


We now know mankind originated in East Africa.  It was hardly the Garden of Eden; as mankind were hunter gatherers.  There were a lot of Adam and Eves, but certainly no life of leisure. Then the population was fruitful and … Continue reading

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The Neanderthal Gene


Last night on PBS I watched Nova.  They reran their show about the Neanderthal and their genes.  It was called Decoding Neanderthals. You’ve seen the pictures of Neanderthals, hulking cavemen.  You would put them on the line for a cold … Continue reading

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L.A. Story, An Artificial City?


Let’s start with a definition from the search engine, Bing. 1. made by humans: made by human beings rather than occurring naturally 2. synthetic: made in imitation of something natural 3. insincere: without sincerity or spontaneity “an artificial smile” 4. created by culture: produced … Continue reading

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Man Bites Cat.


Domestic cats biting man, not a story.  Man biting cat though?  Well, you’ll get a mouthful of fur.  You will sneeze and get hairballs like the cat. How will your cat retaliate?  Other than biting you harder, what if you … Continue reading

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