The Chosen Lama Leaves the Fold

You may have already heard the story of 24-year-old Tenzin Osel Rinpoche, who was tapped as a reincarnation of a high Tibetan Buddhist Lama (a.k.a. tulku) at the age of four. Rinpoche has since left his Tibetan university and may not even consider himself a Buddhist. Reader Jeff points out his favorite part of the [Read More...]

Dan Savage on Coming Out to Your Evangelical Family

Dan Savage, Savage Love columnist, is offering advice on when/how gay people should come out to their evangelical Christian families. Reader Paul adds, “I think you’ll find the parallels to atheism to be pretty clear.” (Thanks to Paul for the link!) [Read more...]