Monthly Archives: September 2019

Melania Trump News: FLOTUS “plagiarized” the work of Michelle Obama’s speechwriter | World | New

Sarah Hurwitz, Michelle Obama’s former speechwriter, has revealed that she has been made aware of FLOTUS ‘current plagiarism of a job aimed at Ms. Obama. The alleged scam came in a 2016 speech in which Melania addressed the Republican National Convention. The phrases used in the speech were almost identical …

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How a mysterious manuscript continues to confuse AI

A playbook for the cult of Isis, instructions on herbal health, details on the benefits of therapeutic baths or a written history of speaking in tongues. Confused? Probably, but not as much as most when they come face to face with the Voynich manuscript. Whether each of the above is …

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Department of Defense approves book by former Mattis speechwriter

Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg/Getty Images CNN — The Department of Defense on Wednesday erased a Pentagon Trump insider account of former Secretary James Mattis’ speechwriter, avoiding a court battle over charges that the Department of Defense delayed the publication of the book in benefit of the former secretary. Lawyers for Guy Snodgrass, …

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Obama’s speechwriter Sarah Hurwitz sets out on a Jewish journey in new book

When Sarah Hurwitz worked as a senior speechwriter for President Barack Obama, and later as editor-in-chief for Michelle Obama, she was often considered a good source of knowledge about Judaism. Except Hurwitz wasn’t. She had grown up nominally reformed. And after his bat mitzvah, Hurwitz felt his relationship with Judaism …

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New John Locke manuscript in the news

“Independent Scholar Finds New John Locke Manuscript” was the tag for an entry in the Link Pile a few weeks ago. Since then, several publications have covered the story. The new Locke is hot news, apparently. pages from the manuscript, “Reasons for Tolerating Papists on Equal with Others,” by John …

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