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2013-09-16 23:00:37

Service to the community—a central element of the Scientology religion Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 The Church of Scientology was among the religious groups recognized September 10 with a Religious Excellence Award from the Minister Interior of Taiwan ROC for outstanding contributions to the society. This is the 10th consecutive year the Ministry of Interior has recognized the Church of Scientology for its charitable activities and community work. Service to the community...

2012-04-18 20:07:12

International surveys about the depth of people's belief in God reveal vast differences among nations, ranging from 94 percent of people in the Philippines who said they always believed in God, compared to only 13 percent of people in the former East Germany. Yet the surveys found one constant–belief in God is higher among older people, regardless of where they live. A new report on the international surveys, "Belief About God Across Time and Countries," was issued by the General...

2012-04-02 20:44:24

New University of Otago research suggests that when non-religious people think about their own death they become more consciously skeptical about religion, but unconsciously grow more receptive to religious belief. The Department of Psychology research also found that when religious people think about death, their religious beliefs appear to strengthen at both conscious and unconscious levels. The researchers believe the findings help explain why religion is such a durable feature of human...

2012-02-21 10:00:00

Mohler Brings 25 Years of Customer Service and Contact Center Management Experience to Inktel´s Leadership Team Miami Lakes, FL (PRWEB) February 21, 2012 Inktel Contact Center Solutions, a leading business process outsourcer specializing in inbound and outbound contact center services, is excited to announce the hiring of Alan Mohler as a Site Director. Mohler, an industry veteran, with over 25 years of experience in customer service and contact center management, will be responsible...

Anonymous Posts Phone Call Of FBI And Scotland Yard Online
2012-02-03 12:32:56

The notorious hacker group Anonymous said on Friday that it had intercepted and recorded a sensitive phone call between the FBI and Scotland Yard. The group claims it recorded a 15-minute-long recording of a January 17 conference call devoted to tracking and prosecuting members of both Anonymous, and its spin-off group LulzSec. Anonymous accessed the call by using a dial-in code and password from an email sent by an FBI member. The FBI said in a statement that the phone call "was...

World's Greatest Minds Answer: 'What's Your Favorite Theory?'
2012-01-18 05:48:29

At the beginning of each year, master of ceremonies for the science website Edge.org John Brockman asks his cadre of world-renowned thinkers to reply to a single question of eminent significance. This year, he prodded these legendary brains to answer the slightly cryptic: "What is your favorite deep, elegant or beautiful explanation?" In previous years, Brockman has probed scientific minds to name the most important invention of the last two millennia or to explain how the Internet is...

2012-01-01 05:05:00

FORA.tv, the leading online destination for video programs from the world´s best conferences and events, names its Top Ten Videos of 2011. Topping the list is a tribute series to the late Christopher Hitchens; a discussion of the impact of WikiLeaks; a prediction by venture capitalist Roger McNamee that “Google is done;” Stanford biologist Robert Sapolsky´s thoughts on what sets humans apart from other primates; and an animated lecture by Steven Pinker illustrating how...


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snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.