About a week ago Chris Pratt announced that he and his wife, Anna Faris, the mother of his child, filed for separation. Honestly, how was this even considered newsworthy? And it got me thinking. Why bother announcing a “separation” when the ultimate outcome of such a decision tends to always end in divorce? Just get […]Read more "Make Marriage Great Again"
I burned my voter registration card last month. As soon as my new voter registration arrived, indicating that I was now registered as a Libertarian voter I took out my old registration when I was once a registered Republican voter. I took it out and put the new one in my wallet. I then took […]Read more "To Be, or Not To Be: Republican"
During her trial, Joan testified that at the age of 13, she had her first vision and saw figures that she identified as the saints Michael, Catherine, and Margaret, who told her to drive out the English… Three years later, she was granted an escort to visit the French Royal Court…Read more "Government & Religion: Revisited – Joan of Arc"
The FCC claims that it has received a number of complaints regarding Stephen Colbert’s commentary during his late show on Monday night. Its rather likely that these “complaints” came from hard-line Trump supporters (or Republicans) who condemn any kind of speech criticizing the president. It is sad to see in this day and age an […]Read more "Well That Escalated Quickly"
This morning I saw a video in which a man characterizes “freedom” and “liberty” as two distinct and separate things. He defined the words in regards to the enslavement and emancipation of black Americans, in comparison to white Americans. He claimed that “white” Americans have freedom, and that “black” Americans have liberty, because whites are […]Read more "The Definition of Free Will"
It is Easter Sunday 2017. And today the majority of the Christian religion is celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Personally, I believe Jesus of Nazareth was a real person; who protested the oppressive government of the Roman Empire, which back then dominated the Mediterranean world and the Levant. Pope Francis delivered his annual message […]Read more "Where Is God?"
So the American government attacked the Syrian government, of Bashar al-Assad, claiming justification due to Assad’s (supposed) “use of chemical weapons” against his own people. Even though the site of the chemical gas attack was located within an area controlled by armed rebel opposition groups trying to overthrow the Syrian government. And yet the United […]Read more "Last Week In #Syria"