I’ll be doing a debate in Springfield, MO tonight.

Tonight I'll be doing a team debate in Springfield, MO. The resolution is "A Faith Commitment Is Necessary For The Pursuit Of Happiness."My teammate will be a local, Cora Hanf and, surprise, we'll be taking the negative. On the affirmative will be two locals, Reverend Sean McCormick and Pastor David VanBebber.The event takes place at the Plaster Student Union on the Missouri State University campus at 7pm. Should be fun. :)Swing by if you're in the area. … [Read More...]

I’ll be singing in Wichita on Sunday and speaking about…music!

Hey gang! I'll be the speaker and musical guest at Wichita Oasis this weekend. The gathering is at 200 N. Broadway on Sunday, February 12. The doors open at 10:30 and program begins at 11. It's free to get in!I'll be bringing one of my students with me for a duet. Bryna is a second year voice student of mine who is toying with the idea of continuing singing into college. She'll be singing "Amarilli, Mia Bella" (Caccini) in Burlington, Kansas later this semester as well as appearing in … [Read More...]

Pew: a third of Americans believe you must be Christian to truly be an American.

Well, this is not surprising: About one-third of all Americans think that you have to be a Christian to truly be an American — despite the history of religious pluralism that dates back to the nation’s very earliest days.In a timely survey released Wednesday afternoon, just as the United States … [Read More...]

Euphoria.

I suspect for most people that making healthy changes to their lives is a matter of discipline that eventually leads to a healthy lifestyle. For people like me (recovering anorexic), it's instead a matter of balance that seems almost impossible to find.So I've made the changes to diet and … [Read More...]

Things aren’t going so well in video game elections either.

Sonic and Tails are having a political disagreement:Go to VG Cats to see the rest of it. … [Read More...]

All-day stream: Resident Evil 7.

Today I'll be playing through the recently released Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. If you'd like to come join me you can pop by my Twitch channel or just enjoy the view here. :)Watch live video from JTEberhard on www.twitch.tv … [Read More...]

Trump: Christian refugees will be given priority in the US.

While no day is best to ban refugees from war-torn countries safe haven, Trump apparently thought the best day to do that was on Holocaust Remembrance Day. Classy. ...on Friday, Trump signed an executive order freezing refugee applications from seven Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and … [Read More...]

Is this thing still on?

Hey everybody. :)It's been a while. That's for a number of reasons, part of which was waiting on the new artwork for the blog. Bask in vivid cheer of all those bright colors.So let's face it, political discourse has become toxic. Not everybody is guilty of this, but on the whole that's been … [Read More...]

Vocal Corner: Let’s talk vocal fry.

This weekend I got to sing a duet with the insanely talented Stephanie Beinhorn and man, it lit a fire under me. I've decided to really apply myself and to get my voice back into real shape.Here are a couple clips of Steph and I rehearsing in my office the night before:I was … [Read More...]

New song from Reasonable Doubt: Fire Up The Twitter.

Last night we recorded a new song. Wheee!This weekend I get to sing a duet with Stephanie Beinhorn. I will be honored to be so thoroughly out of my league. … [Read More...]

I don’t mind Trump got TIME’s Person Of The Year. I just want to hug their art director.

Lots of people this morning are pissed off that Trump is TIME's Person Of The Year. These people seem to think this means he's the best guy on the planet, which it doesn't. TIME's POTY is simply the person who made the biggest impact, good or bad, which is why past "winners" include Adolph Hitler … [Read More...]

Happy Holidays, asshole.

During several rallies on his road to the White House, Donald Trump promised (and in some he promised we'd be saying "Merry Christmas" in every store) that if he got elected we'd all be saying "Merry Christmas" as opposed to "Happy Holidays."Because what makes for a better season of cheer … [Read More...]

Ben Carson nominated to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Ladies and gentlemen, the next nominee for the Department of Housing and Urban Development will be a person with absolutely no expertise with urban development: "I am thrilled to nominate Dr. Ben Carson as our next Secretary of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development," President-elect … [Read More...]

In one hour I’ll be on Dogma Debate’s stream-a-thon to benefit Camp Quest!

I WILL BE ON AT 12PM EASTER/11AM CENTRAL! LISTEN AT DOGMADEBATE.COM!You can also donate at the above link, or by visiting Camp Quest's website. :) As of right now they've raised about $30,000 of their $50,000 goal.David Smalley is in the process of doing an all-night stream-a-thon to raise … [Read More...]