What should be the big issues of the 2008 election?

Ken Adelman: I think it’s always integrity. Number two you want to motivate people. President Harry Truman said it best: “I spend all day long convincing people of things to do that they should be doing otherwise . . . they should be doing anyway.” And so that kind of conscience and moral leader on that. And number three, I would say that a president should choose good people. It’s just a thin slice of the job the he can do, or she can do by herself. And you just need top, quality people. That can count for a lot.

It's simply a question of integrity.

Scientists claim the Bible is written in code that predicts future events

The controversy around the Torah codes gets a new life.

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  • Some events described by reading the code took place after the code was written.
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The mystery of Jesus’ brother gets even weirder

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Jesus and James. Unknown painter. Possibly 14th century.
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Orangutans join humans and bees in a very exclusive club

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  • It took a couple of researchers crawling around the Sumatran jungle to discover the phenomenon
  • This ability may come from a common ancestor
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