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I sometimes write arcane stuff that will have a specialized audience, and what follows may be an example. However, before anyone goes confirming stereotypes, I'll explain why I am writing on this ...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 135 comments on Tue Jan 07, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 78 Recommends
This is a somewhat homeless essay. I am writing it on a morning when someone turned the crank on the world wrong, after a night when I made two important discoveries: First, I discovered that the ...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 10:31 AM PST with 13 Recommends
"I feel a feeling which I feel you all feel." -- Bishop George Ridding Why do we use two words, "pray" and "worship," and what do we mean by them? In particular, is there any meaning at all to "...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 46 comments on Fri Feb 10, 2012 at 03:57 AM PST with 20 Recommends
James Dobson, the long-time head of Focus on the Family, is now retired. During his farewell address, the social-conservative icon has ...
by Setrak
Comment Count 272 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2009 at 08:58 AM PDT with 269 Recommends
As someone who was born and raised in Kansas and who lived there for 40 years - 20 in Lawrence, a liberal enclave - I have been saddened to see the state become the poster child for rightwing ...
by cottondon
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Dec 28, 2006 at 12:08 PM PST with 14 Recommends