Things from All Over

Finally! Some random and relevant material upon which to rant! “Third world” refers to not the relative wealth of a country, but the fact that it is not considered communist (second world) or capitalist (first world). I consider the U.S. to be a third world country… Cracked.com shows that there are things that make you…

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"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ." – Ghandi

Esquire recently printed an open letter to non-Christians by a guy named Shane Claibourne that delivers an excellent critique of Christianity in practice versus in principle: To all my nonbelieving, sort-of-believing, and used-to-be-believing friends: I feel like I should begin with a confession. I am sorry that so often the biggest obstacle to God has…

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Notes on the Contemporary Scene

(delicious scenery – random selection from my hard drive) My cousin sent me a great Open Letter to Osama bin Laden, which speaks to the fact that Osama screwed up and basically condemned Islam to being cast in a negative light henceforth, and now there is no going back. High fructose corn syrup has been…

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