Archives for December 23, 2013

The Parable of the Carnival and the “Freak Show”

The Parable of the Carnival and the "Freak Show"*This is fiction. Any resemblance to real persons or organizations is purely coincidental.Many years ago, long before the internet, television or even radio, three wealthy businessmen got together and decided to found a traveling carnival with a singular purpose. It would be different from other traveling carnivals and would be called "Culture and Enlightenment." The "C & E Show." Instead of the usual rides and games they hired on … [Read more...]