Pro-life? Really?

During the past election season, we heard much from the right about abortion and the right to life. Several Republican-led state legislatures attempted to pass laws requiring pretty intrusive measures, like trans-vaginal ultra-sounds and mandatory counseling and waiting periods before the procedure. All this is basically a way to get around Roe v. Wade, a Supreme Court decision […]

Christian Moron of the Moment

Last week, I started a new series called “Christian Dick of the Moment”. After some discussion over the appropriateness of the word “dick” with Diana, I put the question to some online friends and decided to change it to “moron”. Two reasons 1) The word “dick” wouldn’t work if I was featuring a woman and […]

Reluctantly

If there’s an issue more polarizing than abortion, I don’t know what it would be. On the right, you have groups like Randall Terry’s Operation Rescue, who plan on running graphic anti-abortion ads during the Superbowl showing aborted fetuses.  They’re able to do this by exploiting an FCC regulation that requires a station to run ads for a campaign […]

UnChristian PtII

Last night, at 11:08, Troy Davis breathed his last, courtesy of the State of Georgia.  Davis was convicted of the 1989 murder of off-duty police officer Mark McPhail.  I’m not going to talk about Davis’ guilt or innocence, except to say that his guilt is far from certain.   In fact, I’m not going to say much […]