Category Archives: Religion

The Word for Church is Forest

In America, some fundamental Christians believe that man has a God-given right to use the earth and all its resources to meet their needs. After all, Genesis says so. But across the Atlantic, a different attitude prevails among followers in Ethiopia, … Continue reading

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Goest to Eleven

Weekend Competition: Thou Shalt Not… This weekend, co-vocabularists are invited to submit proposals for an eleventh commandment. Weekend Competition: Thou Shalt Not… – NYTimes.com Mine is #53. Goest thou and vote there for, early and often.      

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        WIN! Epic Fail

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How We Armed al-Qaida, then Lied About It

In the Iraq war, we failed to secure one of the largest armament works on the planet; ignored warnings about the security of the plant; allowed its looting and thereby armed the insurrection; then lied about it because the story … Continue reading

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Ok That Explains it

Non Sequitur Comic Strip on GoComics.com from 1/1/11

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A Real “War on Christmas”

Bill O’Reilly says the “War on Christmas”  is “all part of the secular progressive agenda … like legalization of narcotics, euthanasia, abortion at will, gay marriage.” (From Media Matters for America) No, Bill, that’s a fake “war,” only waged within your … Continue reading

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“Do You Believe in Maaaaagic?”

Belief unconstrained by evidence can lead to this: At least 45 people, most of them voodoo priests, have been lynched in Haiti since the beginning of the cholera epidemic by angry mobs blaming them for the spread of the disease … Continue reading

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