What is Right and Wrong?
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by southwerk
1M ago
These holidays have gotten me thinking about human values particularly religion, morality and ethics. Yes, I do realize that I am not the ideal Christmas guest but I continue to think anyway. Let us take a simple example to which I have provided a link below: https://www.yahoo.com/news/owen-owl-stranded-middle-road-204542498.html Owen, the owl, was probably struck by a ..read more
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A Truly Bad Mother.
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by southwerk
2M ago
https://www.msn.com/en-us/tv/celebrity/felicity-huffman-breaks-silence-on-varsity-blues-college-admission-scandal-arrest/ar-AA1kQHxc https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Varsity_Blues_scandal Here is what Felicity Huffman had to say about buying her child a SAT score: “It felt like I had to give my daughter a chance at a future,” Huffman said. “And so it was sort of like my daughter’s future, which meant I had to break the law.” https://www.msn.com/en-us/tv/celebrity/felicity-huffman-breaks-silence-on-varsity-blues-college-admission-scandal-arrest/ar-AA1kQHxc This is complete ..read more
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Scotland Assaults Cargo Ship!
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by southwerk
2M ago
A 5,000-ton cargo ship crashed into a Scottish island while the officer on watch was ‘snoring loudly’ after a night of drinking, report finds (msn.com) The Marmara a German owned vessel flying the Portuguese flag was peacefully sailing along when suddenly and without any provocation whatever, Scotland loomed in front of it, striking the bow ..read more
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Was John Wayne a Singing Cowboy?
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by southwerk
3M ago
I believe this film is in the public domain but since I am editorializing based on it – I only intend fair use. JP Business trends can be tricky. Right now, virtually every business in the world is thinking of jumping on the bandwagon of AI which is undoubtedly right for some and wrong for ..read more
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An Apocalyptic Subject?
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by southwerk
3M ago
Sports Illustrated had a reputation for many years as the best of sports journalism. My father was a subscriber when I was in my teens and in spite of having little interest in sports (I played Chess and followed the then current Vietnam War), I often enjoyed the writing. Imagine my surprise when on my ..read more
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A Symbolic Middle Finger
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by southwerk
4M ago
Colorado judge chides company that tried to pay $23,500 settlement in coins weighing 3 tons (msn.com) A firm paid a legal settlement in loose coins in a great metal box. This is what is know in the law as “bad faith.” It is to be assumed that people live and negotiate without vile intent. Paying ..read more
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Clarence Thomas is Acting without Ethics.
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by southwerk
4M ago
Most of Justice Thomas’ $267,000 loan for an RV seems to have been forgiven, Senate Democrats say (msn.com) Apparently a great number of people find Clarence Thomas’ conduct to be just fine. If a man has spent his life as a hard cold right wing warrior, you will have many defenders. Clarence Thomas (and his ..read more
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So, you found an advanced missile system in your back yard??
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by southwerk
5M ago
https://www.cnn.com/europe/live-news/russia-ukraine-war-news-09-30-23/h_79cabaddb694215355e81219150f9515 My first thought is that – it is amazing how many strange stories start with the words: “These two guys …” These two guys in Ukraine found an advanced missile system abandoned in a back yard. So, dollars signs appeared before them or whatever passes for value in a just invaded area, and they ..read more
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Ethics Roundup for Sept. 25th
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by southwerk
5M ago
Reading over my last posts, it seemed to me confusing to put the links to the stories after my comments, so on this one, there will be the link and then any comments I wish to add. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/costs-of-child-care-kara-lodato_l_64cbe4f1e4b01ca159892291 According to the article, modern families with children in the United States average 27% of their income ..read more
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