What Do You Think About All the Time?

Speaking of This American Life, the episode I referred to earlier discussed death and how people had to live with the fact that they (accidentally or otherwise) killed someone in the past — like the young driver who collided with his high school classmate as she rode her bike and turned into his car’s lane, [Read More...]

The Devil Didn’t Do It

If you didn’t listen to This American Life over the weekend, you missed a really disturbing opening story. In essence, it was about David Maxon who, as a child, attended a fundamentalist church camp as a kid. One night, he challenged the Devil to show himself. That’s when a horrible thunderstorm began. Lightning from that [Read More...]

What Jesus Could Learn From Barack

Greg Gutfeld explains a variety of things Barack Obama can teach Jesus Christ: Jesus also took a lot of grief for hanging with the wrong crowd — paupers, thieves — even a “scorned” woman. Well, all one needs to do is look at Obama, and marvel at the way he stuck by a life partner [Read More...]

Pastafarian Swap

Pastafarians: it looks like your family’s talents are needed. Wife Swap, ABC’s hit primetime reality show, is looking for Pastafarian families for an upcoming episode. Families must consist of two parents and at least one child between 7 and 17. Families that appear on the show receive a generous honorarium. Anyone who refers a family [Read More...]

Rob Sherman 2.0

Activist Rob Sherman is suing Illinois’ Governor Rod Blagojevich (among others) because he authorized a $1,000,000 grant to rebuild Chicago’s Pilgrim Baptist Church — a church destroyed by fire over two years ago. Sherman is arguing this is a clear violation of separation of church and state, though the government says they are simply helping [Read More...]