This is a book-cum-movie review since I read “The Ultimate Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” not too long before the movie “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” came out. Both are highly recommended as they are very funny.
Via Political Animal and MoJo, I learned about some recent research about how motherhood affects careers. It seems like a common, though anecdotal, observation that women with kids have to pay a penalty in their careers. People usually think that mothers are not as serious in their careers as non-mothers (fathers or childless people). This… Continue reading Motherhood and Careers
I have been to Rock City Gardens a few times. It is located atop Lookout Mountain at the border of Georgia and Tennessee.
“Islam” by Fazlur Rahman gives an interpretive history of Islam. It is a slim volume and focuses on Fazlur Rahman’s opinions of the major theological developments. It is nevertheless very readable.
My heart goes out to the people who died in the London bomb blasts. I hope their murderers are caught and punished soon.
Happy Fourth of July and a belated Canada day. Also, Amber is 1 billion seconds old today.