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Statue of Limitations
R. Hiyya, a first generation Jewish sage, tells the following story: Terah was an idol manufacturer who once went away and left Abraham in charge of the store. A man walked in and wished to buy an idol. Abraham asked him how old he was and the man responded “50 years old.” Abraham then said, “You are 50 years old and would worship a day old statue!” At this point the man left, ashamed. (Genesis Rabbah 38.13)
The Lost Cause and other Reprobates
I recently read the report that the statue of Jefferson Davis had been removed from the Kentucky State Capitol. For those of you woefully ignorant of American history, you might say so what. But let me remind you of a few salient facts.