A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
"Sovereignty is not given, it is taken." ATAT‹RK
"God is the name by which I designate all things which cross my path violently and recklessly, all things which alter my plans and intentions, and change the course of my life, for better or for worse."
-C G Jung
<The Rev. Matthew Harrison asked the Rev. Rob Morris, pastor of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Newtown, Conn., to apologize for participating in a public interfaith vigil with President Obama two days after a gunman killed 20 children and six adults at the townís elementary school.>
Newtown 'debacle' reopens old wounds for Missouri Synod | Religion News Service
The haggardness of poverty is everywhere seen contrasted with the sleekness of wealth, the exhorted labor of some compensating for the idleness of others, wretched hovels by the side of stately colonnades, the rags of indigence blended with the ensigns of opulence; in a word, the most useless profusion in the midst of the most urgent wants.Jean-Baptiste Say
The 'no touching' thing seems pretty stupid, but that's their belief. I think it's quite common amongst Hindus and some Buddhists too. Probably amongst Hassidim as well.
Here's the kicker though, apparently the image of him hugging the lady was photoshopped. Seems it was some part of an internal campaign to discredit him at home. Poetic justice, if you ask me.
Photoshopped or not?
"The crisis will end when fear changes sides" - Pablo Iglesias Turriůn
"Austerity is used as a cover to reconfigure society and increase inequality and injustice." - Jeremy Corbyn
Is society was made of coral our world would be floral.