I’ve been to two different weddings in the past month. One was a traditional wedding: Bride and groom, church, reception, dinner, dancing, etc. etc. The other was a gay wedding: Groom and groom, non-denominational minister, held outdoors at a museum, reception, dinner, dancing, etc. etc. Both were decidedly called “weddings.” There were rings and vows.… Continue reading Two different weddings, one common perspective
$46 billion more for this year to fund a war we can’t win– totalling $196.4 billion this year ALONE…. YES $35 billion over five years to help poor kids get healthcare? …. NO. Nice… Real nice. Way to go, USA!
Our illustrious president strikes again– this is from his weekly radio address: “Good morning.”Today I am signing emergency legislation to fund the federal government for the next seven weeks. This legislation was necessary because Congress failed in its most basic responsibility: to pass the spending bills that fund the day-to-day operations of the government. There… Continue reading Bush tries to pin the blame on the Democrats… AGAIN!
I was raised Catholic. I spent 12 years of schooling in the Catholic system. It’s a wonder I haven’t guilted myself into jumping off a bridge yet– but somehow, I survived. I found this video on Feast of Fools recently and just had to share it here. The subject is a bloke by the name… Continue reading A pretty good summary of why I'm no longer Catholic
Lately I’ve tried to be much more cognizant of what goes in my body — staying away from things like high fructose corn syrup (HCFS) and partially hydrogenated oils, among other things. For the most part I’ve been doing fairly well, but occasionally I can’t avoid it. The best thing, in my mind, is to… Continue reading Crystalline Fructose