Luca Foppoli

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The Fundamental Fallacy of Redistribution

The idea that government could redistribute income willy-nilly with impunity did not originate with Senator Bernie Sanders. On the contrary, it may …

Il Family Day e la biologia: chi è contro natura?

Oggi è il giorno del <b>Family Day</b>. Già da mezzogiorno, intorno al Circo Massimo di Roma, stanno confluendo i manifestanti che lottano “per salvare i …

5 Manly Cocktails You Need to Try

ACCORDING TO RENOWNED MIXOLOGIST ANDY MIL<p><b>A cocktail menu can be as daunting for some men as ordering lingerie online.</b> Not only are you looking to be …

Cocktails

What to say when someone asks for proof of God\'s existence

<i>"There isn't enough evidence."</i><p>It seems so reasonable. It's what any sensible person would ask. Where is the evidence? Why should it be so difficult …

Faith

Pope Francis: a not-so-clear, but very present danger

Robert Mickens A Roman Observer <b>A Roman Observer:</b> The pope is disseminating a message that could change our lives in ways far more radical and …

New bionics let us run, climb and dance | Hugh Herr

May 20, 1990: Advice on Life and Creative Integrity from Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson

‘Tis the season for glorious life advice dispensed by cap-and-gown-clad elders to cap-and-gown-clad youngsters, emanating a halo effect of timeless wisdom the rest of us can absorb any day, at any stage of life. On May 20, 1990, <b>Bill Watterson</b>, creator of the beloved <b>Calvin and Hobbes</b> comic strip, …

Vatican reportedly rejects gay French ambassador

The Catholic Church has been accused of blocking the appointment of a new French ambassador to the Vatican. Sources, including from inside the Holy …

...I SALICI SOWING LIGHT

2015 - Rock, Psichedelico, Folk<p>L’interessante mood sonoro di questo disco ci fa gustare bocconcini di progressive, blues, country e folk mantenendo …

24 books you've probably never heard of that will change your life

"Classics" are classic for a reason, of course, and are certainly worth reading, but there's a wealth of knowledge to be gained from the titles that rarely appear on school reading lists.<p>Ryan Holiday, the author of "The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph," is a …

La Fine di Settembre La Fine Di Settembre

DreaminGorilla Records 2014 - Stoner, Grunge, Alternativo<p>La fine che coincide con l'inizio, la morte per una nuova vita, il tramonto che precede una …

Missincat Wirewalker

2015 - Pop<p>Leggi la recensione Video in questo album (1)<p>Descrizione<p>MISSINCAT “Wirewalker”<br>02 marzo 2015 - …

Aim Finalmente a casa

2015 - Rock<p>Uno dei richiami più forti insito nella natura umana è quello del ritorno a casa, inteso come luogo in cui si è nati, ritorno all'origine, …

Thomas.theBand Fin

Seahorse Recordings / Audioglobe 2014 - Rock, Psichedelico, Funk<p>Tempo di due tracce e salta subito all’orecchio la caratteristica fondamentale di …

10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World

By In5D on February 23, 2015 in Awareness<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal</b> …

8 Types Of Friends You Didn’t Know You Needed

According to Aristotle, there are three types of friendship: those based on utility, those based on pleasure, and those based on virtue. All three …

Lent: Fast Food Restaurants Target Catholics

Red Robin is hoping to lure Catholics who are abstaining from meat during Lent by presenting its latest seafood menu -- even inviting Pope Francis to …

San Francisco Catholic School Students Push Archdiocese To #TeachAcceptance

Catholic students in San Francisco are speaking out against their archbishop -- and they chose one of the holiest days on the church's calendar to do so.<p>On Ash Wednesday, hundreds of students and parents, some with ashes still streaked across their foreheads, gathered outside Saint Mary’s Cathedral …

Catholic school asks elementary students if their sex partners are using artificial birth control, having abortions

A pamphlet handed out at a San Francisco school also asked kids if they’d been masturbating lately [Updated]<p>A San Francisco Catholic school has really figured out how to seed guilt over sexuality as early as possible in its youngest students. The Star of the Sea School is under fire this week after …

Madonna's Rome Concert Outrages Vatican

Madonna staged a mock-crucifixion in the Italian capital on Sunday, ignoring a storm of protest and accusations of blasphemy from the Roman Catholic …

Passages from Vatican II that Every Catholic Should Know

<b>This year marks the fiftieth anniversary</b> of the close of the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965). While all agree that the council was a milestone in …

Theology

Abp. Cordileone: “Catholic schools exist to help young people attain holiness in their lives…to become saints.”

He's at it Again: Pope Teaching True Christianity!

Grace Cathedral 06<br>(Image by Michael Fraley) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>br /><p>This excerpt from an article by Maureen Mullarkey on …

Bertrand Russell on Immortality, Why Religion Exists, and What “The Good Life” Really Means

“There are forces making for happiness, and forces making for misery. We do not know which will prevail, but to act wisely we must be aware of both.”<p><b>Bertrand Russell</b> (May 18, 1872–February 2, 1970) is one of humanity’s most grounding yet elevating thinkers, his writing at once lucid and luminous. …

Breakthroughs

Twenty-First Century Stoic -- Stoic Transformation

<i>This is the third and final essay, written by a Stoic, about what it means to practice an ancient philosophy in the modern world. (Read the first</i> …

Freedom vs Security: Freedom at any cost?

The Dilemma Of Perspective

Quintus Curtius<p>Quintus can be found at qcurtius.com. He is the author of the books On Duties, Thirty Seven, Sallust: The Conspiracy Of Catiline And …

9 Action-Packed Books More Entertaining Than Any Movie

<i>Originally published on Kirkus</i><p>The story of the Nazis’ international bank robberies (<i>Chasing Gold</i> by George M. Taber), a New York safecracker forcibly turned secret agent (<i>King of the Cracksmen</i> by Dennis O’Flaherty), and a harrowing prison memoir (<i>Guantánamo Diary</i> by Mohamedou Ould Slahi): they are …

Meet Cardinal Raymond Burke, Catholicism’s Most Offensive Mansplainer

Pope Francis demoted the reactionary Burke, but that hasn’t stopped him popping off about how the Church panders to radical feminism.<p>Cardinal Raymond …