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Affordable Healthcare Part 2

Last October I shared my Health Insurance story with some comments on the Affordable HealthCare Act of 2010. I’m continuing the story here.

I am self-employed & for the last ten years I have purchased my own medical insurance through one particular insurance company. 528 more words

Culture And Politics

Made For TV: Islamophobia, Starring White Dudes

There is a fascinating TV-argument on the Internet about Islamophobia from the TV-argument show, Real Time with Bill Maher. Of course, there are no Muslims present to defend themselves and their beliefs, but thats never stopped the breathless sputtering of TV-argument-havers. 383 more words

Culture And Politics

Carl Trueman Preaches at SWBTS

Yes, you heard that right. Dr. Carl Trueman was invited to speak in the chapel service at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas yesterday. 231 more words

Biblical Commentary

Filling in the Blanks on the Life and Death of Ian Paisley

Among the King James Onlyist writers I used to read back in the height of my fundamentalist zeal, one of the more scholarly, by comparison, was David Cloud, whose work may be found at his website… 936 more words


Self-Defense is a Human Right

If you didn’t watch the video of Ray Rice punching his then fiancee, you would have believed that he tried to murder her. Yesterday evening, while listening to the Dave Thompson show, Dave took the position that the Ray Rice debacle was… 318 more words


For Women, Sex is Power

The Spearhead has a deceptively simple yet excellent analysis into the Jennifer Lawrence leaked pics “scandal”:

“Good” sexuality is when a woman profits from it in one way or another…

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Burger King is moving to Canada

I’m hearing a lot of commentary with Burger King moving to Canada. This isn’t news to me. Medtronic, based in my home state, recently announced they are moving their legal headquarters to Ireland. 88 more words