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CNN.com – Reports: Car bomb explodes in Beirut – Mar 18, 2005

BEIRUT, Lebanon (CNN) — A car bomb has ripped through a predominantly Christian area of Beirut early Saturday, sheering off part of a multi-story office building and raising concerns about more violence in the volatile Lebanese capital.

Some people hate peace.  Tonight, some of them detonated a car bomb in Beirut.  Likely, the goal is to divide Christians from Muslims. 

For the life of me, I don’t get these people.  Why is peace so shameful, so dangerous?  How defective a mind it must take to equate with “wrong” Lebanese independence wrought by the peaceful withdrawal of Syrian occupation forces.

 

Author: William Hennessy

Co-founder of St. Louis Tea Party Coalition and Nationwide Chicago Tea Party Persuasive design expertLatest book: Turning On Trump: An Evolution (2016)Author of The Conservative Manifest (1993), Zen Conservatism (2009), Weaving the Roots (2011), and Fight to Evolve (2016)I believe every person deserves the dignity of meaningful work as the only path to human flourishing.

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  1. I saw tonight in the observatory, through Alvan Clark’s telescope, the Dumb-Bell nebula in the Fox and Geese Constellation… I have rarely been so much gratified… Of all tools, an observatory is the most sublime… What is so good in a college as an observatory? The sublime attaches to the door and to the first stair as you ascend; – that this is the road to the stars. Every fixture and instrument in the building, every nail and pin, has a direct reference to the Milky Way, the fixed stars, and the nebulae, and we leave … the Americas and history at the door when we come in.

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