"It just goes to show how out of touch he is with middle class families. Because among my circle, I don't know of a single two-parent household where one parent does all the cooking, cleaning, grocery-shopping, etc. As it is becoming…"
"Believe me, I'm talking about that line! My mom and I text each other a lot during debates and that line immediately prompted me to scream about what a sexist pig Romney isl Did it ever occur to him that he might have some male employees who…"
"Riffing on something Sentient said, I was at a death penalty conference last month (being a death penalty defense attorney), and one of the plenary sessions was focused on race and the death penalty.
We're all aware that there is racism in the…"
"Honestly, book lover, I wouldn't respond to you again as you seem like a judgmental person. But you don't get to tell me who I can and can't respond to. Sheesh, I'm starting to think this kid is lucky that you won't talk to…"
"Booklover, I'm sorry you found so much offense in my comment. You did, though, convey here, at least, that it was egotistical of him to think he has all the answers and that you found no more value in talking to him as a result. And that much…"
"I have to say, I'm a little put off by the tenor of the comments toward this 17 yo. Is it somehow inherently egotistical to disagree with people, even people who are older and more experienced? And is it somehow against the Atheist handbook to…"
"My hometown paper is the same way. Every day they have a bible quote on the editorial page.
The favorite seems to be:
Psalm 14:1 The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that…"
Apparently there is less the matter with Kansas than we thought. I was all set to be disheartened by the letter to the editor in the Topeka newspaper titled "Look to God." But then the comments started coming in. So far, I'm liking the responses and feeling better about the people I live and work with.There are still lots of things wrong with my state. But it's nice to know I'm not alone in rejecting this kind…See More
"Well, I survived the wedding mass (all 85 minutes of it). But not without the staff at the Catholic church messing with me. The reading was supposed to be on the podium for me, so I wouldn't have to bring anything up. They had shown me the…"
"Oy. I have to sit through a Catholic mass today. AND I have to read a Bible verse as part of the mass. Yikes. The good news is that there will be lots of free booze and food after. And my friend is happy to be marrying her guy. And I figured out a…"
"One of the prisons I frequented when I was in law school was built in the 19th century and still had the old brick wall, instead of the newer style chain link and barbed wire fence. A client told me he had been in that particular prison for so long,…"
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