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While I’m a fan of The Walking Dead and cheesy SyFy movies it goes to show you the twisted morals of America. It’s fine to shoot a child in the head, decapitate someone or watch them bleed out ...
by streicher187
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 07:49 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
“We have left undone those things which we ought to have done; and we have done those things which we ought not to have done. And there is no health in us.” ~ Morning Prayer, General Confession,
by Daily Squirrel
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 04:08 PM PST with 1 Recommend
There's a lot of rattle going on around the diaries about how the Democrats are going wrong with party messaging. I agree there is, and I've been thinking about it a long time. There have been some ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 11:52 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Corporations bent on privatizing education seem to be reading straight out of the Koch brothers’ ALEC playbook these days – manufacturing all kinds of “crisis” ...
by SecularSchoolTeacher
Comment Count 93 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 09:44 AM PST with 69 Recommends
"Come, come whomever you are: wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Though you have broken your vows a thousand times, it doesn't matter. come, come yet again. ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 279 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2014 at 01:34 PM PDT with 300 Recommends
Science 1 has been an immensely powerful tool for revealing the underpinnings of nature and for giving us new ways to meet our needs. However, powerful as science 1 is, it has limits. It will serve ...
by Wee Mama
Comment Count 79 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 11:50 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Presented without comment. "You know, people are poor in America, Steve, not because they lack money; they're poor because they lack values, morals, and ethics. And if government can't teach and ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 70 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 08:25 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
It has been about 9 days since the President spoke. He is part of a system and in that context he gave an inspirational speech. Unfortunately it said very little about the state of the Union or ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 06, 2014 at 10:36 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by Dragon5616
Comment Count 171 comments on Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Back during the Monica Lewinski scandal, when the Republicans tried to make Clinton’s Oval Office shenanigans seem like the end of Western civilization, I had an interesting conversation with a ...
by DavidMCastro
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 12:15 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Over the past few decades, American culture has gravitated away from concepts of political morals and toward more of a sense of personal relationship between people, between citizens and their ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 09:41 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Every time something momentous like the Zimmerman trial occurs, there's always a gaggle of what we'll call “political ambulance chasers” following right along behind it, trying to use the ...
by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 02:53 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
There's a serious values problem in the US driven by extreme conservatism. It's leading to big problems across education and public health. Tim McDaniel teaches high school science in Dietrich, ...
by David Pakman
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 04:08 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Recently San Diego mother to be, Terri James, was fired from the Christian college where she was a financial aid specialist, because she became pregnant, which was evidence of her premarital ...
by ladyrhiannon824
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Mar 09, 2013 at 09:48 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Johnny comes home with a note from the teacher saying that Johnny cheated on a test. When asked, Johnny admits doing this, but tells his daddy he did it trying to get good marks, which he, Daddy, ...
by boguseconomist
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 04:29 PM PST with 1 Recommend
During the past year, I was very involved in the Obama campaign as a local volunteer. As such, issues constantly came up that forced me to question why I supported or opposed them. Is it right? Is ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Jan 13, 2013 at 07:00 AM PST with 18 Recommends
by patg
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 01:07 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Understanding Obedience’s Role in Evil – Conservative Psychological Manipulation The Milgram Experiment, conducted in the early 1960’s, measured the willingness of study participants to obey ...
by Jack Ryan
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Oct 28, 2012 at 03:01 PM PDT with 110 Recommends
With his faithful Indian companion, Tonto, the daring and resourceful masked rider of the plains led the fight for law and order in the early western United States. Nowhere in the pages of history ...
by Retroactive Genius
Comment Count 97 comments on Sun Sep 30, 2012 at 11:36 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
It is an after-dinner discussion of politics, ethics, and humanity on a warm summer evening in St. Simons, Georgia. About sixteen very conscientious and progressive-minded friends are sitting at a ...
by DocChap
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 09:39 AM PDT with 8 Recommends