I often rail against the American electorate. They elected Donald Trump and they re-elected George W. Bush. They flipped a Democratic house and senate and replaced it with patently racist Tea Party stormtroopers. Those are the just some of the latest greatest hits. Some people are celebrating the house turning blue again and the huge […]Read More An Apology To The American Electorate
The story broke this morning that the Holy See (read beloved and PR savvy Pope Francis) told the American bishops to hold off on implementing very modest controls related to identified sexual predators among the clergy. The party-er-papal line is that the Vatican wants to present a unified policy and statement at the international conference […]Read More Fuck Catholicism: Part 5 in an Ongoing Series: Pope Francis Holds Up Dignity
Seriously. (Ok not seriously but I’ll diatribe if I want to) The God of three of the world’s major religions (Islam, Judaism, Christianity) is the same being. I don’t know if more and more Muslims are abandoning their faith but I can tell you that more and more Christians and Jews are becoming more and […]Read More Why Hasn’t God Put Out An App?
Why did Jamal Khashoggi go into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul if he was afraid something might happen? His wife has stated that he gave her his cell phones and told her to call one of his contacts in the Saudi government if he did not emerge from the building. So if he at least […]Read More In The Nightmare, I Have A Question
I’m not here to provide an answer to that question. I’m at a loss. I don’t want to lose the former because of this unholy juxtaposition. But I have come to a point now where I am literally physically and viscerally repulsed by the very presence of the latter. I used to pretend. I used […]Read More What Do You Do When Someone You Love Defends Someone You Loathe?