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An Open Letter to the Parkland Generation

  You inspire millions in a way no modern generation has since the sixties! You’re more business savvy, you fact check everything you see, and possess a righteous indignation that fuels your idealism. Between the appearances at the Tony Awards and David Hogg urging an advertising boycott against Laura Ingraham’s description of the jail for… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Parkland Generation

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David Balsiger, RIP (and the Great Noah’s Ark Hoax revisited).

David Balsiger, along with his associate Charles Sellier, produced a number of motion picture documentaries concerning subjects such as Noah’s Ark, The Shroud of Turin, and the Lincoln Assassination.  Sellier died on January 31, 2011, and David Balsiger died in the middle of 2017 on June 27.  Balsiger directed my segment on the CBS Television… Continue reading David Balsiger, RIP (and the Great Noah’s Ark Hoax revisited).

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REPENT! Hollywood does it better than fundamentalists.

There will never be right words for either abusers, or those who enabled such behavior with silence, to comfort victims.  I must say that those in Hollywood who have been affected by the Weinstein scandals are, as a whole, saying all the things I wished leaders of fundamentalist churches would have said after my former… Continue reading REPENT! Hollywood does it better than fundamentalists.

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Donald Trump and Milo Yiannopoulos: the new faces of child advocacy?

Milo Yiannopoulos, the Breitbart writer responsible for shaming trans people, lesbians, and people of common sense, resigned after comments surfaced where he stated there was no reason for age of consent laws and that sex between children and adults could be positive. He also mentioned, on Joe Rogan’s podcast, that he had seen minors molested by… Continue reading Donald Trump and Milo Yiannopoulos: the new faces of child advocacy?

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Betsy DeVoss: Bring on the Godless Girl! Time for a Golden Age of Teen Rebellion!

America’s children will get a fundamentalist Christian education whether their parents desire it or not! Betsy DeVos, graduate of evangelical Calvin College, homeschool advocate, and avowed enemy of the public school who has said that her goal regarding education is “to confront the culture in which we all live today in ways that will continue to… Continue reading Betsy DeVoss: Bring on the Godless Girl! Time for a Golden Age of Teen Rebellion!

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Jerry Falwell, Jr. and the Public School Apocalypse

Jerry Falwell, Jr. has been appointed by President Trump to head the new task force on the U.S. Department of Education.  It will be his job to pinpoint areas where changes need to be made to policies of the Department of Education. The exact scope size and mission of the project has yet to be determined. Until… Continue reading Jerry Falwell, Jr. and the Public School Apocalypse