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What Makes A Man?

In American culture, what makes a man? Is/are there a particular set of circumstances that make one a man? Is it behavioral or totally physical? In short, is the possession of a penis alone good enough to constitute being a … Continue reading

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On Charlie Sheen

I’m not going to make fun of Charlie Sheen. To me, that’s cruel. I don’t think its very funny to make fun of someone who is so obviously hurting and crying out for help. And it is a cry for … Continue reading

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An Email Response

I got the following email earlier today from a family member and I don’t want to call that person out in public. Still, it’s worth pointing out how sending out false information (or forwarding it, in this case) in emails … Continue reading

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Just a General Update

Just a general update for you, today. Nothing much else is resonating with me, at this point. My feelings on the crisis in Egypt is not something I can articulate, at this point in time. I want to talk about … Continue reading

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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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Reaction

What can I say about the recent shooting in Tucson, Arizona of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords that hasn’t already been said on the major news outlets and throughout the blogosphere? I’m appalled, on a personal level, at the violence. I think … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Tony Perkins, FRC

Dear Mr. Perkins, your organization, the Family Research Council, recently demanded an apology from the Southern Poverty Law Center when they listed your organization as a hate group. In a statement on your website, you state: “Family Research Council has, … Continue reading

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