Three Monkeys Online

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John Dodge

Kahlil Gibran and the Fall of the Prophet

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

It is not only by dint of lying to others, but also of lying to ourselves, that we cease to notice that we are lying. – Marcel Proust In the summer of 2011, I was sitting in a packed church. The soon-to-be married couple were exchanging vows. The groom recited the following quote: Love one another, but […]

Sins of the Flesh: The Mislabeling of Surf and Turf

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

“The flesh is the surface of the unknown.” – Victor Hugo On January 15th, The Food Safety Authority of Ireland announced the discovery of horse meat tainted beef being produced, packed, and shipped from slaughterhouses in the UK and Ireland. ABP Food Group, the company deemed responsible, suspended production in its Co. Monaghan plant. As […]