Actor Anna Kendrick Recalls Being Terrified by the Bible as a Child

In an interview with NPR’s Terry Gross, film actor Anna Kendrick reminisces about growing up Christian.

It wasn’t a walk in the park. Kendrick says that at a young age, religion gave her “crippling anxiety.” She couldn’t reconcile threats of “the lake of fire” with the kind of loving, friendly God her parents and her congregation required her to believe in.


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My Dilemma: Do I Work For a Client With End Times Views and a Possibly Toxic Level of Nuttiness?

Should I say yes to a client whose public opinions suggest working together will be a disaster?

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Asra Nomani, an Immigrant and a Reformer of Islam, Explains Why She Voted For Donald Trump

You can be forgiven for doing a double take. (I know I did.) Asra Q. Nomani, a former Wall Street Journal reporter and a co-founder of the Muslim Reform Movement, voted for Donald Trump. Of particular note: Nomani is a woman of color, a Muslim, and an immigrant.


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Watch DNC Chair Donna Brazile Lie To Megyn Kelly While Invoking Christian “Persecution”

Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile recently told Fox News’ Megyn Kelly that she didn’t leak a town hall debate question to Hillary Clinton‘s team. That was later shown to be untrue, but what’s also appalling is Brazile’s attempt to use her Christianity as a shield.


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“Blessing Scam” Nets Millions of Dollars for Criminals Targeting Chinese Communities in U.S.

A scam used by Chinese immigrants purporting to help other Chinese immigrants (obviously) results in heartbreak for the marks. And despite crackdowns by police, it doesn’t seem to be stopping.

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