What is the difference between an assassin, killer or murderer? Without resorting to purposeful nuance and practiced subtlety, the differences are negligible and more often than not rely on degree and perspective to sort out the fatalities.…Continue
Before tripping lightly over the wagging tongues of Christian apologists and their fathomless chasms of excuses, defenses and, well, apologies, I wanted to define a few terms to set the scale.
First, the word equivocate. To equivocate or equivocation—the use of ambiguous…Continue
I found out long ago that not only does the messenger often end up six feet under, but also more often than not the message goes to the grave along with the unfortunate bearer of bad news. As a journalist, I once covered civil court as a rookie reporter and found that depending upon the point of view the Court Reporter held a love-hate position because they recorded the…Continue