funerals

Death By Foreclosure

The economists concluded in a paper published this month by the National Bureau of Economic Research that an increase of 100 foreclosures corresponded to a 7.2% rise in emergency room visits and hospitalizations for hypertension, and an 8.1% increase for diabetes, among people aged 20 to 49.

November 1, 1979 - Park And Mamie.

News of the day for November 1, 1979 - the funeral of South Korean President Park Chung Hee, victim of an assassins bullet. Situation in Cambodia, U.S. cuts off aid to Bolivia. Former First Lady Mamie Eisenhower to be buried in Abilene Kansas next to Ike and the Pegasus II Satellite scheduled to crash to earth some time today.

Will The First Amendment Get A Funeral Exception?

The Supreme Court is off and running, hearing oral arguments in several interesting cases this week. By far and away, however, the most controversial is the dispute between the family of a soldier killed in Iraq and the Westboro Baptist Church,