Monthly Archives: October 2013

He’s Just Not That Into You: Why Humans Need to Get Over Themselves

Religions across the world provide us with an astonishing array of customs, rituals, rites, ornaments, icons, vestments, symbols, sacred texts, relics, and even architecture, each belief system explaining in a unique way life’s origin and faith in an afterlife. Yet … Continue reading »

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The GOP and the Whigs: Political Parties Are Not Forever

Reverberations in the Echo Chamber We have with good reason heard much recently of the “echo chamber” in which conservatives whip each other into an anti-Obama frenzy in a destructive paranoid loop of crazy, immune to outside influence and unhindered … Continue reading »

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When Radicalism Becomes Treasonous

Given the blanket press coverage of the government shutdown and impending default, what more can be said that has not already been?  For that reason I have restrained from writing on the topic, but also because right wing proclamations have … Continue reading »

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