It’s Heritage, Not Hate

Once again, South Carolina’s display of a Confederate flag on the grounds of their state house is in the news. Which means that, once again, proud southerners like me are called upon to defend our heritage against the ravening hordes of liberal, PC police who want to deny us the right to celebrate our ancestors […]

Having A Beer With Jesus

“Um, I’m Jesus and I don’t get pissed?” In case you didn’t know, Jesus is a bit of a smart-ass. “Come on, man. I know of at least two places in the Bible where you you did, so don’t give me that”, I responded. He thought for a moment, “Oh, you’re talking about the fig […]

Slavery is Not a Good Thing

In the discussion about homosexuality and LGBT rights, one of the arguments against a strict, literal interpretation of the verses that seem to condemn that orientation is that the Bible condones slavery. It does, in multiple places and, for me, these are some of the least palatable parts of the Bible. Perhaps the most blatant […]

People Before Everything Else

     Unless you live under a rock, you’re aware of the goings on at Penn State University.  But, on the off-chance you’ve missed it, I’ll give you a brief synopsis.  Last week (November 4th, to be precise), Pennsylvania Attorney General Linda Kelly indicted former Penn State defensive coördinator Jerry Sandusky on 40 counts of molesting young boys, ranging in […]