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  • California Fires 2017

    They Were Homeless In California. Then The Fires Came."The …

    By Joan Denoo

  • A Powerful Message from an old wise teacher :

    I received a gift this morning from a virtual friend, Pamela Smith:A Powerful Message from an old wise teacher :" One day an old wise teacher was walking through a village. A very angry and rude young man came up and began insulting him. "You have no right teaching others," he shouted. "You are as…

    By Joan Denoo

  • 10 Tricks from 46 (Betty Bowers)

    Apparently, Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian, has been slumming.  That is to say, she's been talking to Mike Pence [gasp!].  It would seem as though Mike has offered some of his not-so-personal tricks of the trade on how to be a 21st century Christian to our dear Betty.  Betty, being the…

    By Loren Miller

  • Surreal, I haz it

    Surreal, not just found in art.

    By Ruth Anthony-Gardner

  • Speak English? YOU FIRST! (Betty Bowers)

    Honestly, the title to this piece is badly under-representative of the content.  To be far more accurate, what we have here is Mrs. Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian, going on a rant.  Before you say it ... Say WHAAAA?  Betty Bowers ranting?  Couldn't happen.  Well ... she doesn't scream or…

    By Loren Miller

  • 10 Things About Patriotism (Betty Bowers)

    It seems as though lately, Mrs. Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian, is evolving into America's Best Patriot.  She has recently been taking some fairly well-aimed shots at a certain Orange Nightmare and his sycophantic hangers-on, regarding the issue of patriotism, and if her grouping begins to…

    By Loren Miller

  • A Prayer for Our Nation (Betty Bowers)

    I'm going to keep this one short and sweet.  Mrs. Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian, has seen what is going on with the current occupant of the Oval Office, and my impression is that she is not at all happy with it.  True to her citizenship, she responds from her heart, and true to her…

    By Loren Miller

  • Any Babymetal Fans Here?

    Any Babymetal fans here besides me? I have to ask because 1) I really like Babymetal and 2) Babymetal unknowingly played a role in my journey out of religion.For those who are unfamiliar with Babymetal, here is a link to one of their most popular videos: …

    By Bruce Carroll

  • If you could rid the world of one thing, what would it be?

    Today, I heard Seth Andrews talk about the question, "If you could rid the world of one thing, what would it be?"  My first thought was religion, but after a few seconds I decided it would be irrational or anti-scientific thinking.  That would take care of religion, "alternative" medicine, and all…

    By Idaho Spud

  • Ignorance is Bliss: Why Religious People Seem Happier Than the 'Nones'”.

    “Highly Religious Volunteer More, Lie Less, and Claim to Be Happier”~ Houston Chronicle; “Strongly Religious People are Happier than Non-Religious”  ~ Christian Daily."The study determined that 40 percent of highly religious adults—defined as those who “pray every day and attend religious services…

    By Joan Denoo