Here We Go Again

The Supreme Court will be deciding the fate of same-sex marriage this session and  the protesters are out in force. From both sides, of course, but I thought I’d take a look at some of the arguments of the folks on the anti- side by checking out their signs. I would say they’re full of shit, […]

It’s GAYMAGEDDON!!!

Or, The GAYPOCALYPSE. (Either one, take your choice) Sorry to yell at you like that, but I just watched the trailer for Light Wins: How to Overcome the Criminalization of Christianity and, frankly, it scared the shit out of me. Not because I’m afraid “the gays” are going to take over and send all us Christians to the […]

The Slippery Slope

Gun control may be the most talked about subject in a America today. On one extreme, you have left-wing idealists who want to follow the lead of Japan and other countries and ban guns altogether. On the other, their mirror image: right-wing nut jobs who think there should be no restrictions on gun ownership. In the middle […]

What’s it Really About?

“Unlike what has been said recently by the current administration, it is not in any way involved in any form of discrimination. We would never tolerate such behavior. It is for the union of man and woman.” Bishop Micheal Burbidge of the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh These words were spoken in a interview with the bishop in response […]

Amendment One

Monday evening, I attended a rally against Amendment One at College Park Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC. As things kicked off, I was reminded of the civil rights rallies of the 1960’s: the crowd was a diverse mix of black and white (a little heavy on the white side), there was a least one folk singer who […]