Archive for March, 2006

Letter to Dr. Laura

Monday, March 27th, 2006

This letter circulated on the Internet, starting in 2000. It is written as a letter to Dr. Laura Schlessinger, but its real purpose is to expose the absurdity of following Leviticus. People such as Dr. Laura selectively choose the Bible passages that justify their own bigotry and hatred, while ignoring those that they find inconvenient. […]

Laura Schlessinger

Sunday, March 26th, 2006

Radio host Schlessinger is a self-righteous, self-appointed guardian of America’s moral fabric. Here’s a picture of her without any fabric: She is a fundie in the broad sense, being Jewish. Or not. She seems to keep changing her mind on the subject. In any event, fundies use the extreme beliefs of their chosen religion to […]

Republicans Derailed

Sunday, March 12th, 2006

Further proof for my Feb. 21st article “Politics Creeps In” (see article below). Bruce Bartlett doesn’t drink Bush‘s Kool-Aid! (Image stolen from 2politicaljunkies and then slightly modified.) Republican economist Bruce Bartlett (Wikipedia biography, Fresh Air interview) has impressive conservative credentials. He worked in the administrations of both Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush; was one […]

The Passion of the Bard

Tuesday, March 7th, 2006

A Jehovah’s Witness once said to me “God, exists, and I can prove it!” Needless, to say, I was eager to hear this proof. After all, this is something that has been debated for thousands of years. Just think! He was about to reveal to me one of the greatest secrets of the Universe! I […]