Another global-warming consequence

So said the architect of London’s “walkie-talkie” skyscraper, in concave form which focuses the sun’s rays to very high temps: In an interview with The Guardian, Viñoly said that horizontal louvre windows on the south side that had been intended to prevent this problem were removed at some point during the planning process. While he … Read More

Limits of life and of the Spirit

Respect the limits of life and of the Spirit, O Soul. Some things you can do for other people, but some things they must do for themselves. Each one must carry his own burden. You must carry your own burden as well. No one owes anyone a free lunch. You must develop your own faith. … Read More

Solemn value on a single talent

From CMA’s site, A.B. Simpson today: The man who missed his opportunity and met the doom of the faithless servant was not the man with five talents, or the man with two, but the man who had only one. The people who are in danger of missing life’s great meaning are the people of ordinary … Read More