"How do I explain the world's existence?
I tried to explain it when I was a kid in an occasionally violent Catholic home. I wanted to be happy like other kids but was not.
I got away from the violence by comforming my behavior to my…"
Regarding your interview with Matthew Bowman and his book on Mormon history (Episode 149. April 3, 2012):
Mr. Bowman’s characterization of the Mormon church as backing off from its stance opposing same-sex marriage is either…"
"Your "impersonal" topic was itself a personal attack on every gay person on the planet.
This very comment implies that up to 10% of the population must undergo change therapy in order be acceptable to you, personally: Change therapy for…"
"You appear to be using support in a fashion that may not have been intended.
I think you may require the support for your weed usage from another adult with a law degree, should the authorities place you under arrest. For if you are…"
"Conservative Christianity, Islam, and Judaism have so strongly reined in sexual expression that the entire culture is permeated with harsh judgment toward sexual variations.
Not only do homosexuals suffer from such disapproval, but also anyone who…"
"Pornography is *pictures*. It degrades no one to cast a *picture* as an instrument of sexual pleasure. Certainly, if one were face to face with the person in the pornography, he would want to treat that human being as a person, with thoughts and…"
I often hear Christians say that one testimony for the truth of the Gospel is the fact that people died to promote it. Beginning with Stephen's martyrdom, they point to the threats to life & limb that early Christians endured, all to carry their faith to the world.
I hate it when you have to repeatedly refute idiocy, but apparently when it comes to Obama's birth certificate, we must.
Because various nut jobs wielding weapons happen to believe the President wasn't born in the USA, this crazy rumor has risen again from what I thought was an ash heap. So in lovely living color, there it is above: Obama's Birth Certificate. (And here's another… Continue