OS X: accidentally switched my desktop to “white on black”

It took me quite a while to find the right group of system preferences, where to switch it back to “black on white”: Universal Access. Apple Universal Access is a component of the Mac OS X operating system that provides computing abilities to the blind, deaf, and handicapped. Update 2012-10-01 It happened again (in a… Continue reading OS X: accidentally switched my desktop to “white on black”

redirecting incoming phone calls to /dev/null on the FRITZ!Box

Within the last couple of weeks I have had business calls from  a specific phone again and again. The first couple of calls were quite polite. But they all went the same way and ended unpleasantly. Now finally I created a call forwarding rule on my FRITZ!Box, that makes all calls from that phone number… Continue reading redirecting incoming phone calls to /dev/null on the FRITZ!Box

abortion politics arrive in Israel – JTA – Jewish Ideas Daily

Abortion Politics Arrive in Israel – JTA – Jewish Ideas Daily Update 2012-08-15 I received a hint with a link to a rather informative article by Rabbi Yaacov Haber at TorahLab.org/lifecycle/article/abortion . (Many thanks for that!!!) That article makes it very clear, that abortion is not a non-issue in Judaism resp. the Jewish society.