Wednesday, October 4, 2017


Stephen Paddock was protecting his girlfriend by sending her away and didn't want her to try and stop him. The $100,000 he sent to the Philippines was allegedly to build a family home. I guess he knew he would be a victim in the shooting spree. The $100K he sent to the Philippines was allegedly to buy for build a family home.
  Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend is back after being sent away before his massacre   CNN - October 4, 2017

I've avoided all things Trump for the past few days but it looks like Tillerson is the next to go. He often disagrees with Trump, saying and doing "the right thing" and you know what that will get him.
Tillerson's Fury at Trump Required an Intervention From Pence   NBC - October 4, 2017

October 4-11, 2017

Sukkot, Feast of Booths and Tabernacles

Sukkot has a double significance. The one mentioned in the Book of Exodus is agricultural in nature - "Feast of Ingathering at the year's end" (Exodus 34:22) - and marks the end of the harvest time and thus of the agricultural year in the Land of Israel. The more elaborate religious significance from the Book of Leviticus is that of commemorating the Exodus and the dependence of the People of Israel on the will of God.

October 4-6, 2017

Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

  Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival   Google Videos

The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival celebrated by ethnic Chinese and Vietnamese people. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night, corresponding to late September to early October of the Gregorian calendar with a full moon at night.

October 4, 2017

World Animal Day celebrates animal rights and welfare

2017 Nobel Prizes

Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded for imaging biological molecules like viruses   BBC - October 4, 2017

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for detection of Einstein's gravitational waves   BBC - October 3, 2017

Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine - Body Clock or Circadian Rhythm   BBC - October 2, 2017