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Slayer of the Sacred Cow

A Contemporary Freethought Novel

by Carl Shapiro

  • 79 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Independent Pubns .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9805432M
ISBN 100914937073
ISBN 109780914937074
OCLC/WorldCa16581460

The Introduction: Gunderson states that the dictionary defines a "sacred cow" as an individual, organization, institution, teaching, or belief often considered exempt from criticism or questioning. He then relates it to the financial world claiming that its sacred cows "are the myths and traditions that distort our thinking about money, wealth. Tipping the Sacred Cow is a flabbergastingly refreshing smarty-pants collection of iconoclastic politics, culture, sex, and humor culled from the uncompromising, eclectic, and frequently laugh-out-loud pages of LiP Magazine.. The late historian Howard Zinn called LiP “Funny, refreshing, intelligent and outrageous!"” The collection takes critical aim at everything from wome4/5(6).

  Thus charged, O slayer of thy foes, The cow from whom all plenty flows, Obedient to her saintly lord, Viands to suit each taste, outpoured. Honey she gave, and roasted grain, Mead sweet with flowers, and sugar-cane. Each beverage of flavour rare, And food of every sort, were there: Hills of hot rice, and sweetened cakes, And curdled milk and. He is a thinker who provokes others to do the same. Often characterized as unconventional, and always stimulating, a slayer of sacred cows, Dr. Goldratt exhorts his readers to examine and reassess their lives and business practices by cultivating a different perspective and a clear new vision.

The Book of the Heavenly Cow, or the Book of the Cow of Heaven, is an Ancient Egyptian text thought to have originated during the Amarna Period and, in part, describes the reasons for the imperfect state of the world in terms of humankind's rebellion against the supreme sun god, punishment was inflicted through the goddess Hathor, with the survivors suffering through separation from. Science is a Sacred Cow is a book written by the chemist Anthony was first published in by E. P. was in print for 40 years. The book argues that some scientists and many teachers of science have "inflated egos" or, in the words of Standen, "a fabulous collective ego, as inflated as a skillfully blown piece of bubble gum". The book was widely reviewed.


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The Private Eye co-founder was among our fiercest critics of groupthink. RIP. I was very saddened to hear this week that Christopher Booker – founding editor of Private Eye magazine, author and campaigning journalist – had died.

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Otherwise this was just okay/5(67). Those five are he who is the slayer of a Brahmana, he who is the slayer of a cow, he who is addicted to sexual congress with other people's wives, he who is bereft of p. faith (in the Vedas), and he who derives his sustenance by selling the virtue of his wife.

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The book goes on forever, and although it’s an excellent book I was looking for something a little lighter in Sarah MacDonald’s Holy Cow. And true to form that’s how it started. My own son is currently backpacking around Central America and I was looking forward to reading Sarah’s adventures backpacking through s: Sacred Cow comes at a critical point in the nutrition and sustainability story.

A meat tax is a very real possibility. A meat tax is a very real possibility. Well intended yet highly misguided, The EAT Lancet Global Dietary Guidelines are calling for less than 1/2 an ounce of red meat per day, for human and planetary health.

Sacred Cows refreshingly exposes that these are simply not true. I found myself in a bit of shock a few times as the book revealed notions that I previously thought to be truths but actually don’t make sense at all.

While the book focuses on a serious topic, it is so delightfull/5(25). BOOK EXCERPT: Some have said that the word "scam" is too strong for a book that argues against the church's most sacred cow, but "scam" is exactly the right word because tithing has been put forth as a duty that will earn that which Christ suffered and died to freely give us.

A sacred cow is something beyond criticism. That is the antithesis of what modern science is and asserts to be. From a contemporary standpoint, this book is essentially one big logically fallacious strawman argument, peppered with other logical fallacies.

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