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Education, Thought And Sense Under Fire

I must be getting old. Why? Because I feel like everything I grew up with that fell into the category of common sense is now under fire. Not just under fire but routinely being treated as if it all meant … Continue reading

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If You Have a Minute

A friend of mine’s kid is a student. He’s doing a very short survey on religion and science knowledge (no specific knowledge on either is required) to understand where people are in both categories. It will take less than a … Continue reading

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How Do You Define Evil?

Do you have a one line definition for the word evil? I think we can all think of something. The more thought I give to this, the more of a challenge I find it to be. We all grew up … Continue reading

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Fox News North

So there are some stories floating around my great white north (you might know it better as Canada) that there are people working on getting a station license to start what appears to be a version of Fox News for … Continue reading

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The Religion and the Politics of Hate and Fear

The descent has been nothing short of exponential. The results will be looked back upon with a keen eye and a head shake. No one will believe things went the way they did. History will define much of this period … Continue reading

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A Decade of Stupidity;3 Wishes for 2010

The 2000’s so far have brought us what amounts to the greatest collection of moronic people, attitudes and platitudes, perhaps of all time.  We can start with The Worst President of All Time and his Evil Henchmen of Doom.  And … Continue reading

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For Next Christmas…

A friend of mine sent me this. There is much to appreciate in the sentiments. Note the date it was written. This battle we wage has been going on for a long time. And we can never give it up… … Continue reading

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Belief

I feel like I’m falling Like I’m spinning on a wheel It always stops beside a name a presence I can feel I…I believe in love God is a concept, By which we can measure, Our pain, I don’t believe … Continue reading

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Prayer. Not Just for the Religious Any More!

In my ongoing efforts to find some sort of middle ground for us all, I thought I’d take a crack that this peculiar puppy! Prayer. What does it bring to mind for you? Bowed heads? Clasped hands? Sore knees? Foreheads … Continue reading

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Do You Believe in God?

Do you believe in God? It’s a question that we hear regularly.  And when someone says yes, my immediate response is always ‘why’?  That may sound cynical.  And there may be some truth to that.  Mostly, I’m always curious why … Continue reading

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