Uniquely Positioned to Shed Some Light

Introduction In the last few weeks I have seen one too many Facebook posts (typically linking to desperate articles) from my Pensacola Christian School classmates of yore clumsily trying to justify Donald Trump as the “moral choice” in this election. That absurdity is what prompted me to write this post. Those of us who grew up in the fundamentalist movement… Continue reading

GOP’s Healthcare Plan

I saw this online and laughed–tragically. What the picture doesn’t include is that the airport security equipment is increasing your risk for cancer to increase the profits of the healthcare industry you already can’t afford. (I’ll never forget the tobacco industry executives declaration before Congress that no evidence exists to indicate that smoking is bad for your health.) Never in… Continue reading

Bag the Tea Party

Image via Wikipedia I’ve had all of the Tea Party insanity I can stomach. They now want a Constitutional Renaissance. What kind of horse @#$% is that?! They want to revisit the 1st amendment, the 14th amendment, and states rights. Freedom of religion only will apply to the religions they want it to apply to.  The 14th amendment should only… Continue reading