Resources for Life News 200812 | 10 December 2008 | Wednesday
I know that time is precious for everyone these days, so I’ll try to keep this update short. The approximate reading time for this message is about 4 minutes. Feel free to reduce your reading time even more by skipping over topics that don’t interest you.
Personal Update. My Personal Update for December is now available.
Heart Songs. The Heart Songs selections for December are now available.
What’s New. The big news for this month is that today is the 60-Year Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) — the document that is the basis for the Resources For Life Mission and the Adonaikido way of life. A special page has been created on the UDHR. I was interviewed about my book this past month on KRUU radio of Fairfield, Iowa [ Audio | Article ]. More about the interview is below. Recently added pages to the site include (in order with the most recent first):
- 2009 Calendars Now Available. The 2009 Resources For Life Calendars are now available for free while supplies last. Contact us if you’d like one or more. This year’s theme is Planet Earth. Although the printer (Comda) is sold out, we have a large quantity in stock. (20081210we2015)
- Compassionate Interrogation – Jon Stewart interview with Matthew Alexander, author of How to Break a Terrorist: The U.S. Interrogators Who Used Brains, Not Brutality, to Take Down the Deadliest Man in Iraq. (20081209tu1254)
- Kohler C3 200 Computerized Toilet Seat with Twelve Button Remote Control for $1700. “Does your toilet seat offer a twelve button digital remote control? At a cost of $1,777.85, the Kohler C3 200 Computerized Toilet Seat offers features you’d only expect to find in more expensive toilet seats.” (20081205fr0143)
- Apple 24-inch Cinema Display for MacBook Notebook Computers. A review of this amazing display. (20081203we1700)
- Vodafone Television Commercial Advertising in India. When commercial television advertising goes above and beyond the norm to offer humor, hope, or inspiration, we like to promote and acknowledge such efforts. We consider this kind of advertising a form of marketplace activism. (20081202tu2142)
- Writers Voices, KRUU FM Interview with Gregory Johnson, 28 November 2008. “Writers’ Voices with Monica and Caroline warmly welcomes author Gregory Paul Johnson, as well as guest host Steve Cooperman, this Friday, November 28 at 1pm. Steve Cooperman is a former journalist and KRUU show host who is currently involved in numerous community projects. Steve put his own life on a diet about a year ago when he moved into a 500 sq ft cottage with a wood stove, close to the town square, greatly reducing driving miles.” [ Audio | Article ] (20081202tu1700)
- The Urgency of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights – 60th Anniversary. Considered by some to be the most significant document in human history. It’s been translated into over 300 languages. Yet, it remains unknown to many people. On 10 December 2008, the document will be 60 years old. (20081201mo1519)
Thanks. I want to thank the global team of volunteers , contributors, and workers “behind the scenes” who help make all this possible. I’m very grateful to the many people who continue to uphold and advance the mission of Resources for Life. Thanks again for your support. Please let me know if there is any way that Resources for Life can serve you better.
Gregory Johnson, Director
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“Resources for Better Living”
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