Pastiera di Grano is an Easter pie that combines chewy, nutty grains with light, fluffy ricotta in a citrus-flavored pastry crust. Robicelli's: A Love Story, With Cupcakes refuses to relegate it to a yearly treat, and so, these cupcakes were invented.
William Easterly of New York University and author of The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor talks to EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in his book. Easterly argues that poverty endures in many poor countries because of a lack of economic and political freedom for its poorest members. Show More Summary
CSBG's latest easter eggs show a number of odd cameos in issues of X-Men, from ALF to Hawkman to Dirty Harry, to comic creators like John Ostrander & Jerry Bingham.
In this feature, I share with you three comic book “easter eggs.” An easter egg is a joke/visual gag/in-joke that a comic book creator (typically the artist) has hidden in the pages of the comic for readers to find (just like an easter egg). They range from the not-so-obscure to the really obscure. So come […]
Doulos Resources recently released a series of short books outlining seasons of the Christian liturgical year. Guides for Advent & Christmas and Lent & Epiphany are currently available for purchase, and future editions will be released later this year. I just finished Holy Week & Easter, which is available for pre-order. Let Us Keep The […]
I came across this from Jeff Sachs: [Bill Easterly in his 2006 book] went on to write that “a study of a program to hand out free [malaria bed] nets in Zambia to people … found that 70 percent of the recipients didn’t use the nets.” Yet this particular study, which was conducted by the […] The post Bill Easterly vs. Show More Summary
By Veronica Dymond,Robert Rosati,Carmen Burana Published: May 14th, 2014 If you're a longtime reader, you know we've got a thing for Easter eggs -- those little hidden clues in movies/books/games that the creators seemingly inserted purely so that they would never be found. Maybe it's because writers and artists get bored
'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' has set the stage for Sony's comic book universe. Read on for all the Easter eggs, trivia and nods to the comics packed into the movie. The post ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2? Easter Eggs, Trivia & References appeared first on Screen Rant.
Good morning morons and moronettes and welcome to AoSHQ's prestigious Sunday Morning Book Thread. I Wish I Had Heard About This Before I Did The Easter Thread As far as the ebb and flow of the culture wars are...
Still shaking off our convention colds and dealing with other issues, so it’s capsule reviews this week. These are some books of note that have crossed my path in the last month or so. Some comics, some merely comics-adjacent…. and one that I’m certain found its way to me by mistake but that I liked […]
Do near-death experiences "provide strong support for life after death," as Dinesh D'Souza claims (64)?That they do is the theme of "Heaven Is For Real" a new movie just released over the Easter season based upon a book of the same title by Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent. Show More Summary
Both these books, Fleshing Out Skull & Bones and Barry & the Boys are fun reads, if you take them such. Otherwise you'll need to order a case of tin foil and retire from the world.
Join the Conversation: Have you ever written a book or wanted to write a book? I'm taking a few days away from emails and the Internet during this Easter weekend and post-Passover time to work on my next book. At present, I need to get back to writing, but let me briefly share that this book is the follow-up to my first book, Sugar Shock, which Dr. Show More Summary
Happy Easter, Eurogamers! I hope the Spider Goddess sees fit to implant you with only her very finest eggs. Oh wait. Wrong denomination? Sorry. Talking of spiders, Andy brought his considerable comic book knowledge to bear in a video analysing why all Spider-Man games are dreadful. Show More Summary
Recent years have seen a tendency to water down the Resurrection. A popular tack in preaching and in contemporary books on Jesus is the “shared memory” thesis, but particularly when we look at the disciples, the watered-down resurrection doesn’t seem credible at all.
A baby book of disasters (Huffpost Parents) Raising kids with Autism (Parents.com) Everything you need for a naughty Easter basket (Your Tango) Fundamental truths about habits (Babble) Victoria Beckham celebrates turning 40 like Posh...Show More Summary
My friend Dan Riley wrote a book a while back called Generation Atheist. It's a collection of true stories about people who transitioned from godly to godless. For the rest of the week (through Easter Sunday), the book is free on Kindle! I urge you to get your copy now if you haven't already!
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On Wednesday, MSNBC's Al Sharpton scoffed at the latest allegations that the White House is trying to cook the books on ObamaCare numbers by changing the census questions. "I mean, who else is in this latest conspiracy, the Easter Bunny?" he quipped, in an interview with former Democratic Ohio governor Ted Strickland. Show More Summary
During the Jewish and Christian holidays of Passover and Easter, it is well to think back on histories of inter-communal goodwill between these two Peoples of the Book and Muslims. One outstanding example involves the rich heritage of...Show More Summary