Monthly Archives: June 2012

Restaurant Etiquette: Proper Tipping

Bad tips, no tips, and using Bible tracts as tips “Frugal is fine, but being a cheap and inconsiderate SOB is not.” – Me A good waiter or waitress (server, for the more politically correct) will work their ass off for you. They will smile at you, say nice things about your unruly kids and make endless…

Fundamentalist Pastor Writes Homophobic Op Ed Piece

I replied to the editor, but my response wasn’t published. So here it is. “If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would offend nobody, there would be very little printed.” – Benjamin Franklin I’ve written previously on how bigotry is alive and well in the town where I reside,…

Teaching Creationism is Dumbing Down our Youth

“The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity” – Dr. Richard Dawkins Flying in the face of logic and reason, there continues to be consistent effort to “teach the controversy” of creationism in U.S. classrooms. Various…