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Last year was a great year for new gadgets, many of them wearable. These gadgets often address problems we don't even know we have. Paul offers a product solution that actually works, solving the ultimate problem of dealing with evil.
For material based on today's gospel text, see "Dome on the Range," August 27, 2006, at HomileticsOnline.com.
If you've been on a plane any time in the last 25 years, you probably took a moment to leaf through the SkyMall catalog. You remember: This is the kitschy magazine that's full of innovative and weird products you don't really need.
A Yeti garden sculpture?
How about a sleep mask that plugs into your iPod or a pen that takes pictures?
Leafing through that catalog on a long flight, you might have thought you really did need that replica Harry Potter wand or that voice-recognition grocery list organizer.
But, alas, SkyMall filed for bankruptcy earlier this year. Seems that now, in a world where gadgets are...