Each Thursday I will use one of my “Did You Know?” columns that have been so popular in my monthly “Preacher Helps.”
Did You Know….
…that in 1990, the University of Arizona poison control center treated a man who was bitten on the tongue while kissing a rattlesnake?
…that no matter how dumb you feel at times, you will not feel so stupid if you never kiss a rattlesnake on the mouth?
…that billiard champion Louis Fox, was playing a big money match in upstate NY in 1865 when a fly landed on his cue ball and unable to shoo away the fly, he miscued, lost the game, fled the hall in shame, jumped into the river, and drowned?
…that in Assyria, the heads of important people were hung from trees in the king’s garden and the king and his lords saluted and drank to their health?
…that a Brazilian man walked in penance and thanksgiving halfway across the country, carrying a big cross in gratitude for his fiancée recovering her health; however, she married another man while he was on his walk?
…that in ancient Babylonia, the death penalty was imposed for murder, banditry, kidnapping, rape, incest, protecting a run-a-way slave, stealing from a temple, casting a spell upon a person, and charging too much for a beer?
…that in 1929, a man had stomach surgery and the surgeon removed buttons, nails, thimbles, safety pins, tacks, beads, pins, nail file and other items?
…that suicide is considered a long-term solution to a short term problem?
…that the commissioner of the U.S. Office of Patents said in 1899, “Everything that can be invented has been invented”?
…that Oxford professor, Erasmus Wilson said in 1878, of the new electric lights, “no more will be heard of it”?
…that the Literary Digest reported in 1899 that the automobile “will never, of course, come into as common use as the bicycle”?
…that in Mesopotamia there were about 65,000 distinct pagan gods, each one represented by a physical idol?
…that Jesus Christ is still the only hope for the world?
The Fuse is Burning!
by Don Boys, Ph.D.
Muslin Invasion: The Fuse is Burning! is an interesting, informative, and for the politically correct and infuriating read. Islam, Muslims, immigration, Jihad, Sharia, and the war against our civilization, culture, and creed is a present reality. Gutless public officials are selling us short either by complicity with the enemy or due to a doctrinaire commitment to idiotic tolerance ideology. Whatever the case, citizens must stand up against the invasion now before it is to late. The author suggests that the fuse is burning and the results will end in a complete upheaval of America and every free nation, unless we act now. Forget the lame stream media. Forget Obama. Common sense mandates, our very survival demands that we act NOW to keep America from going off the cliff; This book promises to be a life changing read.