Rich Goss's Blog – January 2013 Archive (1)

An Anecdote on Deuteronomy

Steph, I was just thinking about that piece.  All Barbara did was read the Bible and use a  magic marker on all the stupid and/or crazy quotations.  It’s beautiful in its simplicity.

Here’s a favorite of mine I was thinking about:

 

Deut. 25:11,12 - A woman who seizes a man's genitals, even to defend her husband from an attacker, must have her hand cut off.

 

What weird, sick mentality could come up with a moral directive like the above?  Let me…

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Added by Rich Goss on January 1, 2013 at 1:30pm — 17 Comments

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