Monthly Archives: April 2011

It’s A Miracle!

Perhaps there is a god!  I experienced an event so monumental today I can do nothing  but give glory to a supreme being. On Friday I had a birthday.  (Please don’t wish me well—at my age, I am ignoring them. … Continue reading

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Two Ideas

I thank Jay Walker, my blogfriend, for pointing out in the comments in yesterday’s post the adaptation that happens when a person is submerged by a culture. As I continue to read The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner’s Semester at America’s … Continue reading

Posted in College, Morality, Tolerance | 4 Comments

Do They Have Any Mooring?

Last week was spring break.  We stayed home, and having my kids around all the time made it hard to post.  (I’m trying to keep this anonymous, remember.)  So I did a lot of reading instead. I finished a book … Continue reading

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Asking For It

Sunday there was an interesting segment on 60 minutes.  Entitled “The Case of Beckett Brennan,” the story was about a gang rape that occurred on the campus of the University of the Pacific. The television was on in my bedroom. … Continue reading

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Ya Know You’re In Deep, When You Start Dismissing Slavery

My fellow blogfriend, Fribnit, was really pissed off last week when he was accused of being immoral because he is an atheist.  I hear this a lot, “Where do you get your morals if not from god?”  I love how Ricky Gervais … Continue reading

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When Mommy Knew Everything

The first seven years of our marriage religion was a nonissue.  We were newlyweds, then new parents and we came from families where religion wasn’t important.  We were busy, and we never gave it a second thought. I don’t remember … Continue reading

Posted in Fear, Little Fundies, Unitarian Universalism | 8 Comments

Ask an Atheist Day

I’m having fun with Ask an Atheist Day.  I posted this on my Facebook wall this morning, “Today is National Ask an Atheist Day. If you are so inclined, ask away…”  The idea, as I understand it, is to give … Continue reading

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