In the author's words, [t]his is done by offering a canonical reading of the Esau and Edom traditions within the Hebrew Bible, using the theological concept of election as a framework for the discussion (p. This canonical reading is accomplished through meticulous textual research on the biblical narrative and the post-biblical traditions (both Jewish and Christian) related to Esau/Edom.
He as an actor can't even memorize the names, because they change them so much and he talks so fast.
When Spinelli is talking, it's not Diane looking at him, but it's Carolyn saying WOW, and it works so well for Diane.
how do you keep a straight face in your scenes with Bradford Anderson and Steve Burton? You just look in those eyes and think "Okay, I'm not going to say another word." I have no trouble keeping a straight face with him. Part of me is amazed that this brilliant actor can memorize those lines and rattle them off and make it sound seamless.I marvel at that -- it takes precedence over laughing.Spinelli fascinates Diane and Spinelli fascinates Carolyn - the way he reacts to Maxie and Lulu. She couldn't be around Anthony or Claudia, that kind of dark and menacing would be tough to be around for an afternoon.You would never know if you would end up with a knife in your back.
In recent times, new archaeological discoveries (along with some epigraphic evidence) in the Faynan copper district of southern Jordan as well as in southern Israel have triggered a burst of scholarly interest for Edom and the Edomites.
These finds provide a new background for interpreting the many biblical references to historical Edom, and have generated a stream of research with competing views on the dating, nature, and position of the Edomite polity in the ancient Near Eastern world.