From the JMBzine vault – October 18, 2001


This post is from the JMBzine Blog Vault, which means it is a very old blog post that I wrote at a very different time of my life. My views on religion, politics, and many other subjects have drastically changed over the years, so please bear this in mind when reading this post. – I generally do not edit my past writings, except to fix obvious spelling issues, or to fix broken links (most often replacing with links to I do add some more recent editorial updates, which are shown in blue and italicized, along with dates.

Thursday, October 18, 2001

6:15 pm

Reminder to self to use span commands from now on. span class=quote and span class=from.

6:13 pm

My friend Aaron has posted a very thoughtful piece on the bombing on his blogger at (2023: Broken link) While I have disagreed with him some on how justice should be carried out, I do think the second half of the post that talks about toleration (and draw parallels from the “prime directive” of the Star Trek universe) is very good. (The post is from October 4th.)

5:09 pm

From the NY Times:

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