CNN is reporting today that a hospital nurse in London has apparently committed suicide after being duped by a radio DJ prank that garnered international attention. I don’t like writing about suicide, because I always worry that stories of suicide can inspire similar behavior in other depressed people. So let me start off by saying … Read more
This morning, a shooter opened fire at the headquarters of Family Research Council, a conservative Christian political lobbying group with a reputation for being anti-gay. A security guard was wounded in the attack. News reports haven’t yet clarified whether the shooter chose the FRC because he opposed its policies or for some other reason. I … Read more
One more comment on Chick-Fil-A from Rachel Held Evans Okay, I’m tired of the Chick-Fil-A debate, but after reading Rachel’s latest piece on it, I was so impressed by how she works to speak to both sides that I just couldn’t resist posting this link. Thanks, Rachel!
I’ve been asked to weigh in on this Chick-Fil-A boycott/controversy thing that’s been in the media lately, and I confess that I’ve had no desire to do so. I just don’t like this controversial stuff; I’d rather talk about what can bring us together than what tears us apart. In this case, not only are … Read more