"I think that most Christians are better people than most atheists. But you're an exception."
Hearing this from one of my high school teachers didn't bother me too much at the time. As a non-...
I have a confession to make: I have very deep criticisms about this site, its writers and readers. Some days I log on, browse the front page and the recommended list, gauge the general tone of the ...
This began as a comment to another post, now on the recommended list, written by someone I respect immensely as a person of tremendous integrity. I write it not "against" what my fellow poster wrote,
There is right now on the Rec List a diary titled:
There used to be a leftist Tea Party. They were called Kossacks. Remember them?
Whatever the merits of the substance of the diary, titles matter.
There's been a lot of fuss lately about Apple's move to take themselves out of the encryption loop when it comes to having access to your private data that you store on products you purchase from ...
I'm very angry tonight, because an strain of anti-intellectualism has reared its ugly head on this website, and in the process of doing so, has personally attacked me as a worker in the field of ...
I am fully aware that this site is mainly a political site and I am also completely aware that this diary will not really contribute to any political discussion.
I am also not a regular contributor ...
There's a rec-list meta tempest (perhaps in a teapot) going on today. It's all over a well-known poster and commenter who got banned yesterday.
I have only the barest understanding of the incident ...
I have been a straight ally to the LGBT movement for a very long time. In fact, ever since I could remember. My loving mothers are lesbian, and I have been on the receiving end of bigotry more times ...
Some things just speak for themselves . President Obama's list of accomplishments is among the most dismal in history. In fact he's been so awful, he's the only President I even care to remember. I'