Jeff Cooper

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  • Timothy Schmalz's sculptures are 'only as shocking as the Gospels' 08 Aug 2020 18:32 National Catholic Reporter Pope Francis greets sculptor Timothy Schmalz at the unveiling of the monument to migrants and refugees, "Angels Unawares," at St. Peter's Square on World Day of Migrants and Refugees, Sept. 29, 2019. (Itravella/Wikimedia Commons) Timothy …
  • Egypt hits back after Musk claims that aliens built the pyramids 08 Aug 2020 10:06 Ghana MMA CAIRO – South African born Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk has once again caused a stir on Twitter, this time by tweeting that aliens built the majestic pyramids in Egypt. The post was retweeted more than 84 000 times. Egypt, however, wasn’t too pleased …
  • Inside the final resting place of Tutankhamun's treasures 08 Aug 2020 09:31 CNN (CNN) — For almost a century, King Tutankhamun has been the poster boy for Ancient Egypt. His death mask was sublimely, breathtakingly crafted over 3,300 years ago from 24 pounds of beaten gold, with eyeliner of lapis lazuli and eyes of quartz and obsidian …
  • Thinking Anew: Immigration, slavery and racism are not new issues 08 Aug 2020 06:51 Irish Times In tomorrow’s reading from Genesis we have a story about family life, of sadness and intrigue; a father and a favourite son called Joseph and his jealous siblings who sell him into captivity in Egypt – one of the great stories of the Hebrew bible but taken …
  • Diseases/pandemics in Fayette County: A history 07 Aug 2020 21:45 Record Herald As we the citizens of Fayette continue to experience the difficulties and suffering of the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020, we must realize this is not the first such event of this type where a catastrophic illness affected the people of Fayette County, Ohio, …