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October 13, 2014

Check here for a weekly list of what Brad and Irwin are reading and watching. A virtual bedside table, The Week in Wisdom offers the books, movies, articles, programs and more that shape how Brad and Irwin look at the world.

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1 Man Was Not Meant To

Posted October 13, 2014

Man Was Not Meant To

Sixty-seven years ago this week – October 14 to be specific – Capt. Chuck Yeager became the first human to travel faster than the speed of sound.

Until he did it though, most people argued that it was impossible to break the sound barrier, and that “man was not meant to do so”. It makes me wonder… Read More

2 The Chef

Posted October 13, 2014

The Chef

Uplifting, charming, sweet and instructive are some of the words that come to mind in describing the recently released film Chef – an affectionate celebration of food, family and friendship. Jon Favreau directs, writes and stars in this story about a creative genius stuck in a rut of mainstream fame. Read More

3 Jesus On Trial

Posted October 13, 2014

Jesus On Trial

I read David Limbaugh’s (Yes, Rush’s brother) NYT Bestseller, Jesus On Trial — A Lawyer Affirms the Truth of the Gospel. My verdict? The book actually delivers what it literally promises, but not what the author claims. Read More