So I’ve seen this meme circulate in conservative circles, but it’s also been shared by some staunch Bernie supporters (she is still in a primary fight, after all), and I wanted to clear a few things up. Before I get started, I want to note that a majority of the information in this post was … More Be a better voter.
Have you ever seen two children, who are probably siblings, arguing over something that’s not worth their time? They just stand there in the middle of the aisle at Wal-Mart and yell at each other, “because Yogurt Burst Cheerios are better than Honey Nut Cheerios!” Meanwhile, their poor mother looks on and tries to calm … More Two Steps Back: Bickering Children
It’s no secret that I’m not exactly the biggest fan of the way that many of my fellow Christians have handled the issues of today (as evident in my many posts here on the blog). I could go on for days about the things that I think are alienating nonbelievers, and it may surprise some … More Introducing: Two Steps Back
Fellow Christians: we’re doing it wrong. And by “it,” I mean Christianity as a whole. We’re just doing it wrong. That isn’t to say that there aren’t those of us who are still pursuing Christ in the best way possible, but for some reason those people never seem to make headlines. That in and of … More We’re doing it wrong
It’s not about me. It’s not about you. It’s about true freedom. This has been running through my mind for the past month. It’s perhaps one of the simplest statements I’ve ever made, but it carries a certain weight that can’t be explained in a simple manner. When I think of this country, and how … More It’s not about me.
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It’s time for Douchebag of the Week! We wanted to bring you something a little different, so this time Justin will discuss a few news topics as well. Links to everything below! NSA program faces challenges, Snowden rejoices Boehner blasts Tea Party groups Douchebag of the Week, Dave Agena Michelle Obama angry over selfie Don’t … More DBOTW, Angry Michelle Obama, and more!
We’ve all heard it before, whether during a debate about same-sex marriage or in some passionate speech (usually given by a far right-wing conservative). “America is a Christian nation.” I’ve certainly heard it my fair share of times. It’s a common statement that’s been thrown around a lot more since a certain African-American man took … More Why America isn’t — and never was — a “Christian nation”
Just when my faith in humanity is restored, it gets ripped out from underneath me. You may have seen our Facebook post a few weeks ago about Dayna Morales, a waitress who was reportedly denied a tip on a $93 ticket because the patrons didn’t “approve of her lesbian lifestyle.” She posted a photo of … More Douchebag of the Week, 12th Installment