The End of the World – For Sure?

The world was supposed to end yesterday.

It didn’t.

I can’t say that I’m wholly disappointed. After all, I have a show opening tomorrow night. I put a hell of a lot of work into this and I’d have hated to go through all that for nothing. I have other things going on, too: a Blue Angels potluck on Saturday, a play reading on Tuesday, more performances next week. I’m busy.

So what is it with the “Christians”? Continue reading

Religion vs Rationality

A few days ago Right Wing Watch posted a list of the Ten Plagues of Gay Marriage. In it, Brian Tashman lists the ten horrors that will befall the US now that five “rogue justices” of the Supreme Court have ruled in favor of Marriage Equality.
I’ve got to say the list makes me despair for a significant number of Americans and for organized religion as a whole. All right, in this instance I’m referring to Christianity, but Christians do not have a monopoly on crazy.  Continue reading