Daily Archives: January 8, 2007

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The Apple and The Messiah

Tomorrow is Macworld and the Apple faithful are awaiting the word from their savior. The religious comparisons are rife and long standing with Apple. The messianic comparisons inevitable developed with Steve’s Second Coming in 1997. Valleywag has a nice story explaining why Steve’s “one more thing” will not be an iPhone. But check out the awareness of religious iconography: Check out the He-Is-Risen imagery splashed across Apple’s home page this week. Get the message? Tuesday […]

President of U Mich’s email Revealed

The point of this article is that the pres. of UM was “barraged” with email urging them to comply with the new ban on preferences< The University of Michigan’s president, Mary Sue Coleman, and other officials there were barraged with e-mail last fall urging them to comply with a new amendment to the state’s Constitution banning the use of affirmative-action preferences by public colleges and other state agencies, The Ann Arbor News reported today. What […]