Over the last week, local and national news stories, including a handful of my diaries here, have focused on the anti-Islam protest at the Islamic Community Center in Phoenix. Our TV screens were ...
The recent floods in Texas have prompted some comments and diaries on the topic of whether to support the victims of this natural disaster since many of their elected representatives, notably ...
See a pattern here? Do or say something that's batshit crazily offensive, like refusing to serve pizza to a gay couple, then complain when the not-insane world says nasty things about you and ...
Among other threats to his ex-wife, Anthony Douglas Elonis posted this on his Facebook wall:
If I only knew then what I know now, I would have smothered your ass with a pillow, dumped your body ...
but not just yet.
As a very few of you know, I was diagnosed with Stage 3 lung cancer in late 2012 and treated with radiation in 2013. The treatment appeared to have beaten the disease into ...
The Christian Coalition was formed in 1989 by failed presidential candidate Pat Robertson. For a while it was a powerful force in US politics. Republican candidates curried its favor (and the votes ...
Finally someone is gathering the information necessary to the debate about police killings and it is not the Federal government. The Washington Post has an excellent article "Fatal police shootings ...
Many of us are feeling great sadness after hearing the news, via David Nir, of Beau Biden 's passing. The ...
This is not going to be funny, and this is not going to be angry, so if you are seeking a rant this evening (or any such classic Shiz fare) - off you go.
The stories tonight about the death of ...
Lebanese Taste Treats
Most people think of a "Mediterranean Diet" as foods from Greece, Southern Italy and Spain, but have you looked at a map of the Mediterranean Sea? What about all the other ...