Tag Archives: CNN

White House Correspondence Dinner video

Once again, President Obama serves up the chuckles at the White House Correspondence Dinner. His remarks were at once humorous and pointed. It’s worth a look. Advertisements

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Lesley Hazleton: A “tourist” reads the Koran

This is an important video, I think, especially in the media environment that has existed since 9/11 in America. We’ve been given a picture of Islam that is false, pushed on us, and portrayed by persons unwilling to do any … Continue reading

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Clint McCance to Resign (VIDEO)

Clint McCane, the Arkansas school board member who posted anti-gay comments on Facebook has announced his intention to resign on Anderson Cooper 360. (Original post on the topic) http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=us/2010/10/28/ac.ar.mccance.resign.cnn Of course, Mr. McCance is up for reelection on November 2nd … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Clint McCance

Dear Mr. McCance, Your recent comments on Facebook about Spirit Day were out of line. I realize you must be frustrated with the state of our society. Being on the wrong side of history can be an uncomfortable place. I … Continue reading

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What Constitutes “Manhood?”

I once asked this question on my Facebook profile, and got some interesting responses. I wanted to ask this again with a (hopefully) wider audience. What constitutes “manhood” in our society? Is manhood decided, or defined, by our genitalia alone? … Continue reading

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The Courage of Those Willing to Stand Together

Here’s a video of a group of Muslims, and one self-identified Conservative Christian who stood up to a couple of racist hate mongers outside a McCain/Palin rally. I applaud the courage of these Americas to stand up and shout down … Continue reading

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Electric Cars in Nepal. Why Not America?

NOTE: After the hubbub the last two posts caused, I thought I’d go with something a little different here. Enjoy! Electic Car Video Found this video on CNN.com. If the Nepalese can use electric cars, why can’t Americans wean themselves … Continue reading

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