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Biblical Signs in Headlines? Blogger Declares God's Judgment exerts itself through weather.

Whose Side is God On? The First Baptist Collinsville Test

Conservative Christians across the country continue to insist with some regularity that disastrous weather events like hurricanes and tornados are evidence of “God’s Judgment” for “sins” like homosexuality: What does yesterday’s┬ádisastrous weather event tell us about the direction of God’s judgment, then? News Item: ┬áDestructive

Cadillac? Change it Up, Fictional Welfare Queens!

Yes, She’s a Myth, but What Does She Drive?

You probably know that Ronald Reagan’s old “welfare queen” line about black inner-city women living it rich off their welfare checks was a myth, a distortion based on a single unrepresentative anecdote. Regardless, thirty years later you can find dozens of Tweets every day featuring

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Mystery Fountain

I came across this photograph of a fountain of some sort this morning, but I can’t make it out. Can you tell what it is?

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Ozark Howler Appears in the Media: Have You Seen This Beast?

The cryptid entity of the Southern United States known as the “Black Howler” or “Ozark Howler” has gotten some notable mention lately. Wes Johnson of the Springfield News-Leader reports: “We get a lot of tips in the newsroom, but this has to be one of

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Landscape

Even in the low light of December, this familiar alien sight caught my eye. What is it?

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Another Fraud Rick Simpson Cannabis Fake Cure Story

If you hang around the internet long enough, you’ll come across a heartfelt story about how cannabis oil has saved some poor schmuck’s kid or dad or wife from cancer. Sure, the testimonials are poorly written and a bit rough around the edges, but that

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John Hagee Speaks: Apparently, Shame isn’t Biblical

You’re Pastor John Hagee. You’ve just spent over a year shooting video after video making prophecies . You’ve been making big profits selling over a million of your CDs and DVDs and Books declaring that by the lunar eclipse of September 27, 2015 “Something is

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Crab Skins Thank You

This message to the world appeared to me yesterday morning on a walk up the hill: What are crab skins doing thanking me? What did I ever do for crab skins? What do crabs with skins look like? These are questions to which I fear

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?