Yeah, I’ve smoked weed (and haven’t gotten in trouble ‘cuz I’m white)

whites blacks and the drug war

I am one of the 41% of Americans who’ve smoked marijuana at some point in their lives. Mostly in college. I’ve never been big into it. For me, it’s like going to a mediocre genre flick: enjoyable, something I’ll do if it’s what my friends want to do but not something I seek out. [Read more...]

Yes, some religions (and cultures) are worse than others

Burned the God Delusion

Something strange I’ve encountered in online discussions of religion–and what makes it strange is that I’ve encountered it among people who are not in general defenders of religion–is a resistance to accepting that some religions and cultures are worse than others. [Read more...]

Many Christians still think Africans are descended from Noah’s evil son Ham

Libby Anne has a post titled “Is Creationism Racist?” which I don’t really have anything to add to, except that I think she buries the lede: [Read more...]

Condescending Wonka on “hate the sin, but not the sinner”

Via Facebook: [Read more...]


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