Science, Religion & Bigots

A friend of mine snapped a picture of this bumper sticker and sent it to me asking what my thoughts were on it. He is well aware that I am a devout Christian and that I am not easily offended. So I wrote him; According to Google religion is: Middle English (originally in the sense […]

Climatologists consensus?

For years we have been told over and over again that there is a consensus amongst scientists that the earth will turn into a smoking cinder if we don’t abandon fossil fuels and the modern lifestyle that they make possible. There has never been a consensus on global warming amongst competent scientists, that is people […]

The Federalist Papers

The Federalist Papers are a series of 85 essays arguing in support of the United States Constitution. Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay were the authors behind the pieces, and the three men wrote collectively under the name of Publius. Seventy-seven of the essays were published as a series in The Independent Journal, The […]

Global Warming, Peace, the Pope & Clocks

My pastor at church made a quick comment on “perspective”. It really stuck in my head and I have been unintentionally thinking about it everyday since. He said something along the lines of “Christians should lead the efforts to care for the earth. The difference between a Christian caring for the earth and a non-christian […]

Operation Choke Point

Operation Choke Point is a federal program that was ostensibly put into place in order to prevent fraudulent businesses from having accounts. What it actually is, however, is a way for the federal government to shut down businesses it doesn’t like. Operation Choke Point was launched by the Justice Department in 2013 as a way […]