Dear American Gun Culture

Dear American Gun Culture

Like all of you, I was filled with dread and disgust as I watched the horrific (I’m running out of adjectives to describe this level of depravity) murders of Adam Ward and Alison Parker as they did nothing more than perform their jobs… More »

Religion and the Verdict of History

Religion and the Verdict of History

To evaluate religion’s track record we need to specify our evaluative benchmarks and identify whether we are evaluating religion generically or a particular religion. A religion is a set of beliefs and practices, and my primary benchmark is this… More »

Facebook Passes Mind-Blowing Milestone

Facebook Passes Mind-Blowing Milestone

Nowadays, it seems like everyone and their mother and grandmother is on Facebook, but it’s easy to lose sight of how pervasive the massive social media network actually has become. Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced – via a … More »

Former NBA Star Darryl Dawkins Dead at 58

Former NBA Star Darryl Dawkins Dead at 58

Darryl Dawkins, the 6-foot-11 center who played 15 seasons in the NBA, has died at the age of 58. Nicknamed “Chocolate Thunder” by Stevie Wonder, Dawkins played a big portion of his NBA career in Philadelphia after being selected 5th … More »