Number 351

The New Terrapin Gazette Number 351 5 July 2014 …it is a common human tendency to think that the fervency of our beliefs validates them. Dispatches From A Tramp Abroad Turkey FEMENs preparing for protest in Istanbul. I am sure that their identities are known, so how are they able to enter the country? Just sayin’…. It’s not that I am against their protests. RTE has lost control. Even though he, himself, would not condone such attacks (at least I certainly hope so), his Islamic agenda encourages such scoundrels to carry out these and similar assaults. As I said, the end is near…or RTE will push it to the tipping point and it will fall back on him. Sectarianism     Madness: Shia and Sunni, brothers in the family of Islam   The photo below and related commentary come from Facebook, but apparently originated on Twitter. The comments include some nice thoughts about synthesizing Sunni and Shia. Notice that most of the Turkish comments are very anti-sectarian. Turkey, much like the USA, is a mosaic. There are Sunnis, Shias, Alewites, Kurds, Arabs, Armenians, Greeks, Georgians, Caucasians, and more living in that country. To hell with sectarianism!     The wisdom of enlightened faith   A need for clinical trials The claim has been made that the US Government has known since 1974 that cannabis cures cancer. It’s not a...

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