Category Archives: catholics


Well, it didn’t take long for the death of Antonin Scalia to turn into a right mess. As you’re well aware it took a matter of seconds for the right to vow to block any Obama nominee, well, because, of … Continue reading

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The Irony of Republican Opposition to Immigration Reform


First, I should point out-there are many republicans who DO want immigration reform. Indeed, possible Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have called for reforms. And Every republican president in my lifetime has forwarded some types of reforms. … Continue reading

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What’s the 2nd Largest Religion Where You Live?


Found this in an article at The Washington Post. Fascinating stuff. The group who releases this religious census every decade, the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies site is here.

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I am a Racist. A Homphobe. A Sexist….


…Although I truly try not to be. But still, I can feel it there in the back of my brain.Sometimes not as far back as I would like. It rarely if ever presents itself in any real manifestation…but it IS … Continue reading

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Would Jesus own a gun?


First, to be clear- I do not consider myself a christian. And my beliefs are too complicated to address here. I suppose long story short- I tend to believe Jesus may have been a real person- a great man of … Continue reading

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A MUST read- How States Become Political monopolies


Ok- this is one of the most important stories I have read/heard in a while. And it is an absolute must read/must listen for anyone to the left of the far, far right. And even for them. I heard an … Continue reading

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What is life?


*note: I started this post before Ariel Sharon had passed As my father sinks further into debilitating illness this question has been on my mind a lot as of late. As well as my own reality of aging…and what lies … Continue reading

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