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The BBC Good Food Festival (& a giveaway)...

 

We’ve been busy working on some amazing projects here at Intolerant G HQ over the past few weeks. And it’s now time to reveal all for one of them! 707 more words

Intolerant Gourmand

And they hanged Yakub. Worst part is, some made him a Martyr.

“But what then is capital punishment but the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal’s deed, however calculated it may be, can be compared? For there to be equivalence, the death penalty would have to punish a criminal who had warned his victim of the date at which he would inflict a horrible death on him and who, from that moment onward, had confined him at his mercy for months. 264 more words

India

I Dedicate "Transcending the Wackadoodle" to All Who Stand Up for Human Rights...Bless You

          As some of you know, I recently wrote a soon-to-be-published book, “Transcending the Wackadoodle“.  It is a collection of essays about my experiences navigating and transcending the “wackadoodle” of life — all the ups and downs and crazy wackiness and complexity, confusion and insanity of our world and our lives.  539 more words

Imagine All the People

I’ve been watching the political race for the US Presidency unfold, and I’ve been thinking about some of the topics that have dominated US news for the past few months and I’m struggling to understand why we as a nation, as a species even, cannot seem to agree on certain issues that seem to me to be very plain and not controversial at all. 686 more words

Social Commentary

First Things Student Essay Contest 2015

Earlier this year, the journal First Things, a prominent publication on American religion and public life, held its first student essay contest for all college and graduate-level students. 2,625 more words

Intolerance

“We spoke of intolerance, while we were intolerant ourselves” ~Anon.
I used to get mad when people lied, but somehow convinced myself that it was ok for me to lie. 67 more words

Stannis Baratheon and Brienne of Tarth: The GoT Season 5 Finale's References to '300: Rise of Empire' and D.W. Griffith's 'Intolerance'.

Spoiler Alert: I discuss events from the season 5 finale of Game of Thrones.

Disclaimer: I have not read the book that corresponds to the events of the tv show. 1,224 more words

Classics And Television