October 10, 2007

Modernize Islam?

        Daniel Pipes, who has a tendency to polarize people with some of his views on Islam came to the University of Michigan to speak on how to combat radical Islam. An article was written by the Michigan Daily about his talk, which was sponsored by a pro-Israeli student group. In the article it quoted Pipes saying, “Our goal in the case of the current war is the modernization of Islam.” This...

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Friend (Chingu) Movie

        Several of the Hollywood Videos in Ann Arbor are going out of business, therefore the family and I were able to get some really discounted DVDs. I went through the foreign movie section and ended up picking up the movie, “Friend” (in Korean friend is translated as “chingu”). Recently, I was able to see this foreign film with Christina for one of our date nights. In fact, it wasn’t totally foreign...

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