Kendall Jenner is Cool with her Breasts

Just when you thought the world couldn’t possibly become more vacuous, Kendall Jenner announced that she is cool with her breasts and doesn’t see the need to wear a bra. Isn’t that a relief? The reincarnation of Adolf Hitler is the Republican nominee for President, but it’s going to be fine now that we know…

A Spiritual Care Vacuum

It seems to me that one of the consequences of the decline of institutional religion in America – and it’s also a cause of that decline, by the way – is that we have created a spiritual care vacuum. Mind you, I’m not talking about religious education. I am talking about spiritual care. To look…

Real Men

When I was younger, much younger, I didn’t have the courage or confidence to take responsibility for what I wanted and needed. The result was that I became a master manipulator. If I didn’t feel a relationship was serving me, whether a friendship or a romantic relationship, I didn’t have the courage to just tell…

The Death of “Christianity”

It has to be said, and some of my friends will be offended by it – but that makes it no less true. What passes for Christianity in America today is the nothing more than a combination of hucksters, crooks, and the biblically semi-literate; from so-called faith healers, to televangelists, to prosperity gospel preaching thieves,…

Sheep

Never listen to anybody who tries to tell you what you should and shouldn’t read, watch, or think about. Why? The truth is that people who try to control what others read, watch, or think about are trying to turn them into sheep who follow their every command by so limiting their intake of knowledge…

John Travolta Kissed Scarlett Johansson…

on the cheek over the weekend on some awards show I don’t watch. What I want to know is why in the world anyone would care. Wars are being fought, people are dying of starvation, terrorists are blowing themselves and others up, funding for education is being slashed, and government is owned by big business…