Jewish date: 22 ’Elul 5769.
Today’s holiday: Friday of the Twenty-Third Week of Ordinary Time
Today’s quasi-holidays: World First Aid Day, Patriot Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Help us hold the line: All major advertisers have left Beck: Help us keep them from returning”, “Free Your Cell Phone!”, “Change We Can Believe In”, “Shame On You, Joe Wilson”, “Pass Obama's health care plan” and “Take Action: Tell Your Senators: Make Our Food Safe!”
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Crystal Cave of Giants - Naica, Mexico”: Submitted by Barry. Very unusual place. I had no idea that there was any place like this on Earth.
- “Why Do We See the Moon in Daylight?”
- “Why People Believe in Conspiracies”
- “the Tricky Part (1999)”