Two Sizes Too Small: For What Social Errors Will History Condemn Us?

Everyone thinks they know something about the future, but this is a special kind of prediction. We look back on our history and cringe at some of our social errors like slavery. But what errors do we make for which our descendants will criticize us? [Read more…]

Something Better than “In God We Trust”

There is a nationwide movement to get “In God We Trust” displayed in public buildings. Here’s a better idea. [Read more…]

Who Cares About Charles Darwin?

Charles Darwin was a giant force within biology, but I don’t care what he wrote. Creationists, by contrast, care a lot. They apparently imagine that, if they can quote him out of context, they can cast doubt on the validity of evolution. [Read more…]

C. S. Lewis on Science

The Discovery Institute produced a video about C.S. Lewis and science. Their agenda showed through. [Read more…]

Turning the Tables on Same-Sex Marriage? Not with THIS Argument (2 of 2).

A Christian blogger offers six suggestions to improve the rhetorical position of Christians arguing against same-sex marriage. I agree with him that the Christian has an uphill battle, but I don’t agree that these suggestions make his argument any more palatable. [Read more…]

Turning the Tables on Same-Sex Marriage? Not with THIS Argument.

A Christian blogger came up with an intriguing experiment to explore whether it makes sense for Christian bakers to refuse to bake for gay weddings. See if you’re more impressed than I was. [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 6)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique the final arguments, 17–20. [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 5)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique arguments 12–16. [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 4)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Here we’ll critique arguments 9, 10, and 11. [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 3)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique arguments 7 and 8. [Read more…]