English is Spoken Here - Yahoo! News
The second dumbest statement in the debate over Senate legislation establishing English as the national language came from Sen. Ken Salazar (D-Colo.), who said it was needlessly divisive.
Wait. A law that unifies a country under a single language is divisive? What kind of logic is that?
CNN.com - 'National' or 'common'? Senate ponders what to call English - May 19, 2006
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Whether English is America's "national language" or its national "common and unifying language" was a question dominating the Senate immigration debate.
The Senate first voted 63-34 Thursday to designate English as the "national language" after lawmakers who led the effort said it would promote national unity.
Liberalism and Western style democracy have not been able to help realize the ideals of humanity. Today these two concepts have failed. Those with insight can already hear the sounds of the shattering and fall of the ideology and thoughts of the liberal democratic systems.
Feminismus jako islÃ¡m
MuslimovÃ© majÃ obecnÄ rÃ¡di feministky asi stejnÄ jako feministky muslimy. PÅesto je feminismus jako islÃ¡m. ProÄ?? ProtoÅ¾e:
a) islÃ¡m je hlubokÃ½m a vÃ½znamnÃ½m myÅ¡lenkovÃ½m hnutÃm s ustavenou, zajÃmavou tradicÃ.
b) islÃ¡m je pestrÃ½ a mnohorozmÄrnÃ½, nabÃzÃ spoustu cest a smÄrÅ¯.
c) islÃ¡m klade otÃ¡zky, kterÃ© nikdo jinÃ½ neklade, a bez nÄj by bylo naÅ¡e myÅ¡lenÃ chudÅ¡Ã.
NPR : Global Sex Survey: Satisfied in the West
A groundbreaking international sex survey reveals that couples in Western countries are the most sexually satisfied, while countries in the East appear to be less satisfied.
Wired News: How Lara Croft Steals Hearts
I think young boy gamers loved Lara for reasons that were considerably stranger. They weren't just ogling her: They were identifying with her. Playing the role of a hot, sexy woman in peril -- surrounded by violence on all sides -- was, unexpectedly, a totally electric experience for young guys.
Several years before his death, the famous Estonian semiotician Yuriy Lotman came to Prague and the thing that I still remember from his talk is an admonition that boundaries are the places to study because that's the most interesting phenomena happen (or come to the surface) at the border between two stereotypes (my words not his).