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The recent shooting at the awful Pamela Gellar's Drawing Mohammed "contest"--a deliberately inflammatory event if ever there was one--seems to have elicited a certain amount of debate regarding the ...
by jackdabastard
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 07:35 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
We live in a small town in north central Kansas. It's no surprise that religion is important here. And by definition a baccalaureate ceremony is based in religion. But we did not expect what ...
by I am a Patriot
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 07:24 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
The Curious Mental Glaucoma of Religious Adherents This universal scepticism being an absolute truth about human beings, it is sublimely arrogant of any human – including atheists – to assert ...
by samsoneyes
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 12:13 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Much has been written about Religious Liberty and Religious Persecution in the past few weeks. Those of the Religious persuasion, see themselves as being personal aggrieved. Supposedly they have ...
by jamess
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 09:50 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
Pillars made of salt Three pillars of the Idaho community refused to attend their Senate's daily invocation, all three objecting to prayer from ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 92 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 01:02 PM PST with 55 Recommends
How easy is it to pass a judgment on someone? What do you think when you see a person with a weight problem? What's your knee jerk reaction to someone on the street in torn, dirty, disheveled clothes?
by mauderocks
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 05:00 PM PST with 8 Recommends
I've watched with some interest the "new atheist movement." There's very little of it that's "new" to me. I heard it all when I was a kid. Unlike many vocal atheists of today, I was never a believer ...
by metogamekun
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 05:49 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Make a bomb. Ancient stone images of the Buddha can be blown to bits by fools with bombs. The Taliban has never been known for a generosity of spirit or interest in cultural diversity, and as I say,
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2015 at 03:49 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Ha. We do not go together, at all. Okay, you the reader is wondering then why the hell I'm thinking about it and I will share with you why I feel the need to write what is basically a ridiculous ...
by inclusiveheart
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 07:11 PM PST with 11 Recommends
I like Bill but I find this a little baffling. Starting at about 3:32 of the video above, he says this: This may surprise you, but I am not a big fan of Rush Limbaugh. However, if you're one of ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 278 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 07:52 AM PST with 142 Recommends
Muslim blogger and lawyer Mussafil Islam delivers a fantastic message to those extremists who share the violent ideology of the Charlie Hebdo terrorists. Warning : This video may contain language ...
by billybush
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 04:55 PM PST with 18 Recommends
David Brooks' latest Op-Ed in the NYT is titled "I am not Charlie Hebdo." The piece first chastises America and Americans for their "mico-aggressions" against college professors who voice unpopular ...
by ATexican
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2015 at 09:41 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Who are we? Are we just human? Just "ugly bags of mostly water"? Or is there something more to us? What is it about ourselves that is so wonderfully varied, strange, beautiful, curious and even ...
by TheProgressiveAlien
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 10:54 PM PST with 25 Recommends
This is my second recent post about Bertrand Russell , the famous philosopher, mathematician, Nobel ...
by hungeski
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Dec 19, 2014 at 11:40 PM PST with 39 Recommends
I will share my ideas on issues here. I hope to try to find a 'Higher Ground' -- not to argue points and counter points but rather to look at the issues and see how a win-win solution can be created.
by JeannieG
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2014 at 09:17 AM PST with 0 Recommends
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by claytoonz
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 12:14 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
"Do you have any problems with dating a bisexual?" This is question three, following the ever-popular "Do you want children?" when on a first date with a woman. There's no need to beat around the ...
by cabaretic
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 07:35 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
If it were my decision to make, I’d make my frame a little less broad, a little less prominent. In group pictures, I stick out prominently as the largest person in the frame. In a recent ...
by cabaretic
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Aug 31, 2014 at 06:15 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Torah reading: Deuteronomy 11:26 to 16:17. Haftarah: Isaiah 54:11 to 55:5. (3rd Haftarah of Consolation). Today, I'm going to focus on the Deutoronomy passage. To a modern reader, this section --
by Eowyn9
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 02:15 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Israel's Likud Government is trying to ban public protests against its ongoing assault in Gaza, citing the danger of rocket attacks as a pretext prohibit protests against its punitive military ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 215 comments on Sun Aug 10, 2014 at 03:41 PM PDT with 105 Recommends