Warning: This Post Will Make You Think About Death

I’ll be doing this one David Shields style, with selected quotes. (Shields, by the way, is the author of The Thing About Life Is That One Day You’ll Be Dead) Franz Kafka: The meaning of life is that it stops.   From Exorcist III: Legion: Kinderman: The whole world isa homicide victim, Father.Would a God who is… Continue reading Warning: This Post Will Make You Think About Death

Five Stupid Things About Faith Healers

I have strong personal reasons for disliking faith healers. By now, I’d have probably lost my grandmother anyway, but when she died in 1988, she still had at least 5-10 decent years left. She threw those years away because of her belief in Christian Science. I understand why she couldn’t abandon her beliefs in spite… Continue reading Five Stupid Things About Faith Healers

I’ll Let Someone Else Tell You For the 11,341st Time: The US is Not A Police State

Being a blogger quickly teaches you how poor a weapon blogging is for killing off zombie ideas. Still, try we must. A little bit ago, I addressed myself to Doctor Ben Carson’s ridiculous claim that the Twitter criticism he receives is evidence that the United States is like Nazi Germany, a claim that should disqualify him… Continue reading I’ll Let Someone Else Tell You For the 11,341st Time: The US is Not A Police State