So, that happened: Ebola has come to America, but that disease has nothing on the viral spread of harum-scarum Ebola hype from the media and politicians. Can we develop a resistance? Meanwhile, the Supreme Court greeted a host of marriage equality bans with a big ol’ Kanye shrug, letting the sound of wedding bells resound. And, finally, if you’re preparing to greet Columbus Day with a soupçon of liberal guilt, why not instead get behind the only holiday that exclusively celebrates failing upwards?
For some reason, the most vocal Christians among us never mention the Beatitudes (Matthew 5). But, often with tears in their eyes, they demand that the Ten Commandments be posted in public buildings. And of course, that’s Moses, not Jesus. I haven’t heard one of them demand that the Sermon on the Mount, the Beatitudes, be posted anywhere.
"Blessed are the merciful" in a courtroom? "Blessed are the peacemakers" in the Pentagon? Give me a break!
What Karl Rove Just Suggested About Hillary Clinton Could Rock The 2016 Election. Interesting.
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