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What are the differences between Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod?

Vaguely put, the Wisconsin Synod tends to be more conservative than the Missouri Synod. The core differences stem from differing views of what defines "confessional fellowship (MORE)
In Horror

Why did Dracula go to Whitby?

Bran Stoker, who wrote Dracula holidayed in Whitby, and it is thought he drew inspiration from Whitby Abbey and Whitby for his book. In the book Dracula is shipwrecked at Whit (MORE)
In Physics

Why is a sidereal month and a synodic month not the same length?

Synodic comes from the Latin word synod meaning "meeting" so the moon has to "meet" with the sun every new moon. A synodic month takes 29 1/2 days A Sidereal month takes onl (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)