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This is my body, which will be given up for you.

Corpus Christi (the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ) is a liturgical solemnity in the Roman Rite. This actually means that one Sunday every year is designated “Corpus Christi Sunday” and dedicated to reflection on the Catholic teaching that the bread and wine presented during the mass literally become the body and blood of Jesus Christ. 768 more words

Catholicism

This Exists

This is hilarious, and in some ways it is a great moment of equality. It’s about time.

Men being objectified, and/or fat shamed (“Broad Ken”) seems like a real watershed moment in letting girls reverse engineer all the sexisms  that they’ve been subjected to all these years. 19 more words

Snark

Female founders accuse VC Justin Caldbeck of making unwanted advances

Yesterday The Information reported on allegations made by half a dozen women working in the tech industry who say they have faced unwanted and inappropriate advances from Silicon Valley venture capitalist, Justin Caldbeck, co-founder and managing partner of Binary Capital. 919 more words

TC

The Thermostat Wars

There’s one thing that’s driving a wedge between men and women in the church every single week, that creates discomfort and distrust for both. Is it polygamy? 1,061 more words

Mormon

A Frustrating Fathers Day

I did say things at the car wash can get down right ridiculous.  Here is a cracking example!

After having most of the day off to spend with my daughter, I came back to the car wash for the last hour to close it down.  265 more words

Car Wash

Marseilles by night, not at its greatest

A few days ago, I found myself stranded in Marseilles at night, after the bus I was supposed to take turned up full. Not a problem; I could always hop on a rented bike and make my way back to the train station. 867 more words

6 Women Accuse Prominent Tech VC Justin Caldbeck of Sexual Assault and Harassment

Half a dozen women in the tech industry just came forward to accuse a prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist of sexual harassment and assault.

According to a bombshell report from… 599 more words

Sexism