HarperCollins: Monica Crowley’s Book Will No Longer Be Offered for Purchase

HarperCollins just told CNN's Andrew Kazcynski that they are pulling Monica Crowley's 2012 book, What the Bleep Just Happened Here?After taking a little time to study the matter, the publisher decided to stop selling the book "until such time as the author has the opportunity to source and revise the material." (HC statement from the CNN article)In the past when confronted with plagiarism charges against Mark Driscoll, HarperCollins acknowledged the "citation errors" and then quietly … [Read more...]

Ecclesia College President Denies Wrongdoing in Kickback Scheme

Earlier today, I wrote about Micah Neal, an Arkansas state legislator who admitted taking kickbacks from two unnamed non-profits in Arkansas in exchange for donations from Arkansas' General Improvement Fund. Neal made a plea agreement and is awaiting his fate.According to the plea agreement, money was given to Neal in exchange for $200,000 in government grants. From the plea agreement: aa. A check dated January 5, 2015 and drawn on Entity B’s Centennial Bank account ending in 0681 in the a … [Read more...]

Top Ten Posts of 2016

Here I list the ten most visited posts of 2016. As you will see, this list doesn't correspond to the top stories of the year.The American College of Pediatricians versus the American Academy of Pediatrics: Who leads and who follows? - This 2011 post became popular again as a means of demonstrating that the ACP is a fringe group compared to the AAP. It shouldn't be a surprise that I wrote this post to debunk a David Barton claim.2. Open Letter to Gateway Pastor Robert Morris From a … [Read more...]

Rejoice! Messiah, Thy Name is Trump!

We all knew that Donald Trump thought highly of himself.Now on the day after Christmas, we learn that Trump is responsible for dispelling the gloom and bringing hope to the World.The world was gloomy before I won - there was no hope. Now the market is up nearly 10% and Christmas spending is over a trillion dollars!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 26, 2016Made me think of the old hymn: The Father's Sole Begotten SonRedeemer, come with power benign, Dwell in … [Read more...]

Statement: Former Church Says Tullian Tchividjian Should Not Be in Ministry (UPDATED)

In light of recent blog posts alleging pastoral misconduct against Tullian Tchividjian (e.g., this one), Kevin Labby, Senior Pastor of Willow Creek Church in Willow Springs provided this statement on behalf of the Session of the church. We are deeply grieved by these latest allegations, and have profound gratitude for the courageous individuals who shared them, as well as those who worked tirelessly to chronicle their stories. I read their accounts multiple times through tears. My prayer is … [Read more...]

Donald Trump Now Says He Won the Popular Vote — If All the Illegal Votes Are Deducted

Truly astounding.In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 27, 2016New first 100 days task - Deduct Millions of Illegal Voters. … [Read more...]

President Donald Trump and White Evangelicals

White evangelicals: You broke it, you bought it.Apparently, I am in the 1% who voted for "other."  … [Read more...]

Live Blogging Election 2016

Bookmark this page and come back for election night when we'll be live!Join Grove City College professors Warren Throckmorton and Michael Coulter for observations and discussion of election night 2016.As of Monday morning (11/7/16), Nate Silver's group has Clinton with a strong probability to win. … [Read more...]