Sleepy Sunday reading: Ask a Shiite

Sundays were obviously made for reading. Just like Fridays were made for beer and Wednesdays for humping. If you have 15 minutes to spare, and you know you do, then read on…

Consider for a moment how our media these days portrays Muslims, Islam or anything remotely middle-eastern. If you think on it for a minute I’m sure you can rally up all the usual stereotypes we’ve loved over the past 6 years. The classic Koran misquotes of, “kill the unbelievers wherever you find them.” and so on. There’s an exhaustive list of them and they have completely permeated our culture.  Continue reading “Sleepy Sunday reading: Ask a Shiite”

Color me ironic

thinkingblogger.jpgAt a time when my sum contribution has been a decided lack of thought, I get tagged with a Thinking Blogger Award. Thank you very much Lori for thinking of me!

I’ve decided to dedicate this thoughtful post to a man who was quite painfully devoid of thought. A man who dedicated his life to the eradication of free thinking. This man serves as a shining example of how you can influence millions without having so much as a clue in your head. Rev Jerry Falwell died on May 15th, 2007 – and I won’t miss him. Here are just some of Jerry’s gems of anti-wisdom from over the years:  Continue reading “Color me ironic”