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I am Perry Peterson, a retired auditor and tax accountant. My wife Valeta and I live along the front range of the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains.
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Billy Graham, arguably the most well-known and respected evangelical preacher of the last 50 years, said in a recently published commentary that “...America is just as wicked as Sodom and Gomorrah” and deserves “the judgment of God.”
Graham also said this judgment can be lessened through prayer.
Sodom and Gomorrah is quite an indictment! However, no one can argue that America is not at least heading in that direction.
Above is a recent photo of the 95-year-old Graham. The photo below shows Graham during the height of his ‘hellfire and brimstone’ preaching years.
This hulking Beaux-Arts train station in Detroit was the tallest train station in the world at the time of its construction in 1912. It was designed by Warren & Wetmore and Reed and Stem—the same architects behind New York's Grand Central Terminal.
Alaa, an ambulance driver, spends about $4 on meat everyday to feed about 150 abandoned cats in Masaken Hanano, a neigbourhood in Aleppo, Syria that has been abandoned because of shelling from forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad.
Alaa said that he has been feeding and taking care of the cats for over 2 months.
Kira Kazantsev (pictured), newly crowned Miss America, was was kicked out of her college sorority for abusive hazing.
Kazantsev, who speaks three languages and maintained a 3.6 GPA while triple majoring in political science, geography and global studies at Long Island’s Hofstra University, was booted with a friend from the school’s Alpha Phi sorority last year after allegedly hazing pledges.
Kazantsev, the sorority’s head of recruitment, was exceptionally hard on new pledges and made their lives “a living hell.”