Christianity and the Future

(The LAST) Part of a Series on Christianity in Present-Day America You can see parts one, two, and three by clicking on their respective numbers earlier in this sentence. Update: As I was writing this, Gallup released a brand new poll showing that - for the first time since polling began in 1937, the percentage… Continue reading Christianity and the Future

Exploding computers, and free food of the days of yore

I do apologize for the lack of a post last weekend. I spent all of my free time that week dealing with ... well .... this: I got out my iFixit toolkit and put humpty dumpty back together again as best I could (lots of stripped screws and cables held in place by tape because… Continue reading Exploding computers, and free food of the days of yore

Why Young People Leave the Church – Part the Second

Millennials - Including millennial parents - are leaving the church in staggering numbers. Part of a Series on Christianity in Present-Day America I apologize for this not being up last week. Once you start to research and deconstruct this stuff, there appear more and more rabbit holes you go down. Also, as I've always said,… Continue reading Why Young People Leave the Church – Part the Second

I HAVE RIGHTS! … I think?

Eleanor Roosevelt holding the English version of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1949.[1]FDR Presidential Library and Museum, Eleanor Roosevelt holding poster of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (in English). November, 1949. FDR Presidential Library and Museum, Hyde Park, NY. … Continue reading In December of 1948, the United Nations General Assembly passed the… Continue reading I HAVE RIGHTS! … I think?

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1 FDR Presidential Library and Museum, Eleanor Roosevelt holding poster of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (in English). November, 1949. FDR Presidential Library and Museum, Hyde Park, NY. https://www.flickr.com/photos/fdrlibrary/27758131387/
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A slow waddle down memory lane

My undergraduate senior recital was in February of 2006 - 15 years ago (criminey, what have I been doing with my life?). Here are five of my favorite selections (about a third of the recital) from the ancient Compact Disc that the university made for me of the event. I practiced 90 minutes a day,… Continue reading A slow waddle down memory lane

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Something to Ponder

"I would like an animation of George Washington performing a Hadouken against Joseph Stalin."by Matt, a year ago. And nobody ever gifted me said animation.