Is god good?
If we’re going to ask that question, the first thing that has to be established is: whose “good” are we using as a standard? If human good is to be the benchmark, then the…
And Then, There's the Bible
Homosexuality has been condemned by religious leaders for centuries. For many,…Blog Homosexuals: What Do You Really Know? (Part 1 2 Likes Pay No Attention to the Abe in the Corner!
One of the most beautiful gifts of the internet is the ability to learn at a glance the wisdom of America’s founding fathers. In fact, one can often find these pearls of wisdom beautifully…Blog Pay No Attention to the Abe in the Corner! 1 Like Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer - Soceital Ills The following is a Facebook conversation I had after watching the rather shocking classic Christmas film, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer. Gregory Dearth It starts off with ashamed deer parents hidin… Discussion Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer - Soceital Ills 1 Like Opening My Eyes
I am a 23 year old female living in the bible belt in an extremely religious (southern baptist) family. I have ALWAYS…Blog Opening My Eyes 5 Likes 42,000 Year Old Flute A 42,000 year old bone flute as well as a number of other objects thought to have been made about 50,000 years ago to increase the aesthetic aspects of life are shown in slides including an ivory rin… Discussion 42,000 Year Old Flute 4 Likes BRUTALLY HONEST: Kangaroo Court Injustice Michael Brown in Ferguson. Eric Garner in New York A toddler in Doraville, GA. And now a man in Maryland who had Down's Syndrome and a cosplayer in Salt Lake City. What do they have in common? Plenty… Discussion BRUTALLY HONEST: Kangaroo Court Injustice 1 Like Carl Sagan on The Relationship Between Scien… Carl Sagan on The Relationship Between Science and Religion. Carl Sagan always advocated scientific skeptical inquiry and the scientific method, pioneered exobiology and promoted the Search for Extr… Discussion Carl Sagan on The Relationship Between Scien… 4 Likes 540,000 Year Old Artwork 540,000 year old artwork by a human ancestor has been determined to have been created in Java, Indonesia. It is in the form of a carving on a mollusk shell by use of a shark tooth. It is the oldest p… Discussion 540,000 Year Old Artwork 3 Likes "Everything Happens for a Reason" -- Bah! Hu… A Facebook posting showing a bright lining to a silver cloud -- roses, smiling lips, and the words, "Everything happens for a reason" printed out in an old-style needlepoint sampler font. I disagree.… Discussion "Everything Happens for a Reason" -- Bah! Hu… 3 Likes My south garden 1993 & 2013 My family and back yard looking south, 1993 I have lived here 40 years. The first 10 years, the garden was in vegetables and fruits, all lined up in rows. My three children ate like royalty on th… Discussion My south garden 1993 & 2013 1 Like Romantic Love is a Hoax (article) In this article, existentialist philosopher James Park discusses the hoax and cultural emotional programming behind the phenomenon of falling in love. Ultimately, he rejects idealised romantic love,… Discussion Romantic Love is a Hoax (article) 2 Likes