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Catching Fire

Are they making fireproof children and pets these days?

Fire Out Of Control On Gulf Of Mexico Offshore Drilling Platform

The out-of-control flames have grown so hot that the offshore drilling platform has now begun to collapse. Will the entire thing explode and go down in flames as the Deepwater Horizon did? [...]

Warning Sign

After lighting a fire, run away quickly.

Video Of Me Burning A Quran In Protest!

A video of me burning a copy the Koran, the Muslim holy book, in protest against… well, you’ll see what it’s against. [...]

I Am Going To Burn A Koran In 15 Minutes

I can’t stand the dramatic tension anymore. I happen to have a copy of the Koran in my house, so I’m going to go burn one in my backyard, just to get it over with. [...]

Another Oil Rig on Fire, Another Oily Sheen in the Gulf of Mexico

An update on the explosion of another oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico: although early reports suggested that the rig wasn’t vulnerable to a spill because it was shut down properly, new reports indicate an oil slick a mile long has already formed while the offshore drilling platform continues to burn. Thankfully, no one [...]

The Fire of Fanaticism in Murfreesboro

The fire has set back plans for the Islamic Center, but was it purposefully set? It’s a story to keep an eye on, but a with a dose of restraint. [...]

The Other Shoe: Massive Surveillance Network in Manhattan

Somebody drove an SUV up slightly onto a curb in New York City over the weekend, tried to light it on fire, and failed.

Maybe the person doing this was trying to scare people (“terrorism” is our modern word for “trying to scare people”). Maybe he was deranged. Maybe he was a prankster. We don’t [...]

White Phosphorus In Gaza A Burning Echo Of Iraq Attacks

How can intentions be said to be good when it’s known that a consequence of an action will cause grave harm or death to innocent bystanders? [...]