Monthly Archives: April 2011

Third Eye Blind – I Want You

Certain songs are more poetic than others.  This is one of those songs.

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Obama in 2012

With the political landscape being far different than it was in 2008, many supporters of the President’s reelection are in the position of legitimizing his 2012 campaign.  I’ve read loads of articles and blog posts about the shifting political arena … Continue reading

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The Best of Chistopher Hitchens

Today just a brief montage of speeches, conversations, and interviews from one of my favorite popular intellectuals and authors: Christopher Hitchens.  Always sharp, brash, and irreverent, Hitchens lays out his attack on organized religion and supernatural belief in general with … Continue reading

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Obama’s Birth Certificate

As the race for the 2012 begins to heat up, there are some who seem to be far more concerned with discrediting the president than finding a worthy political opponent.  Would-be plutocrat Donald Trump is fueling the “birther” fires, supposedly … Continue reading

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Holy Bribery

It’s always been interesting to me to see what tactics churches (especially evangelical churches) do to get people in the door, so to speak.  There are, of course, all the traditional methods like going door-to-door and handing out leaflets at … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry, It Gets Better

I’ve written about the issue of bullying, particularly in relation to the tragic suicides of several gay youth last year.  I typically don’t repeatedly come back to a given issue but this is an issue that deserves repeated attention and … Continue reading

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Unions v. Scott Walker

I’ve had several conversations concerning the heated situation in Wisconsin with Gov. Scott Walker and in Ohio as well.  It seems that those I talk to don’t have a really clear conception of what’s going on, especially on the part … Continue reading

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