Whaleoil general debate

General Debate

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Faces of the day

Muslims hold placards and shout religious slogans after a prayer meet for victims of Friday’s mosque attacks in New Zealand, outside a mosque in Jammu, March 16, 2019. (photo credit: MUKESH GUPTA / REUTERS)

Word of the day

The word for today is…

clement (adj) – 1. Inclined to be lenient or merciful.
2. Mild.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : Defendants in court cases probably don’t spend much time worrying about inclement weather. They’re too busy hoping to meet a clement judge so they will be granted clemency. They should hope they don’t meet an inclement judge! Clement, inclement, and clemency all derive from the Latin clemens, which means “mild” or “calm.” All three terms can refer to an individual’s degree of mercy or to the relative pleasantness of the weather.

Daily proverb

Proverbs 20

6 Many will say they are loyal friends,
but who can find one who is truly reliable?

Tuesday nightcap

The Christchurch mosque tragedy & hypocrisy

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Theological Tuesday

Academic hoax

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Plumber charges $230,000 for blocked toilet | A Current Affair

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Daily roundup