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Better than Harry Potter, Maybe.

I am die-hard Harry Potter fan who discovered the kid wizard when only books one and two were published. It was agony waiting for them year after year when I could gobble up the book in an afternoon. 350 more words


Continuing Comment on Ethics Hearing

You’ve probably seen them, but the News-Times has published 2 separate items about the Ethics Hearing.  The first link is the more comprehensive story, and provides the inspiration for today. 549 more words


The Morning After

One year ago today, spawned from the bitter nuttiness of Brookfield Patch commenters, Glenn Brown was born.  Please thank Steve DeVaux and Robin Appleby in particular.   560 more words


The Horror

At end of Achebe’s Things Fall Apart, The Commissioner is so intrigued by the suicide of Okonkwo he says that he might write a whole chapter in his upcoming book about him.  922 more words


Eight years after Grandfather’s death and it only makes sense to me now; we are all going to die someday.

Grandfather passed away on a winter night when he had gone to sleep and never woken up. 1,721 more words

What Does "Secular Humanism" Mean? Or What is a "Humanist"?

Secular Humanism is the most widely accepted system of belief in the world today. Since its inception in the late 1800s, the founding fathers of Secular Humanism have embarked on a diabolical, covert war for the hearts and minds of recent generations of America’s youth.  1,117 more words