Daily Archives: 2 Jun 2011

I Sympathize With You, Congressman Wiener!

My twitter account was hacked too and this photo was uploaded.  I can assure you that I can neither confirm nor deny that it is a photo of me! Needless to say I am quite annoyed!

Posted in Modern Culture | 1 Comment

Very True, J.B.

It’s true.  He does have a point.  In terms of blogs written by a solitary soul, no one is even close.  ;-P

Posted in Humor | 8 Comments

The Heretic Osteen Gets the Smacking He Deserves

In a much nicer way than he deserves.  And I suppose sometimes it’s better to smack with a satin glove than it is with a steel one.  Though, frankly, it’s not in me to appreciate satin.  Anywho, here are some … Continue reading

Posted in Theology

I’ve Found My Ideal, Dream, Perfect Job!!!!

Driving around in this awesome bus and explaining Biblical stuff to people around the country. Boy do I wish the American Bible Society had something like this.  It would be so fantastic.

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Joel, Um I Mean Achan, Has Become ‘The Threatener’!

It’s just so ghastly to see how Joel’s newfound position at the top of Olympus has gone to his head…  Just ghastly.   He’s even threatened  Dan! Sure, it’s true that my blog is both wonderful and thoughtful.  All admit … Continue reading

Posted in Humor

We Must Stop Human Trafficking

M. is an ebullient girl, age 10, who ranks near the top of her fourth-grade class and dreams of being a doctor. Yet she, like all of India, is at a turning point, and it looks as if her family … Continue reading

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Founder and CEO of Academia.edu to speak at SBL

That should be interesting. Chris Brady writes: I am very pleased to announce that Richard Price, DPhil (Oxon) will be speaking at the Blogging and Online Publication session at SBL this fall. I had the chance to have a cuppa … Continue reading

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Help the Christians of Iran

Congress is planning to end an expense-free humanitarian program that has received bipartisan support for over 20 years: the Lautenberg Amendment grants heavily persecuted Christians and other religious minorities in Iran an opportunity to receive refugee status in the U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Total Depravity: Still Another Child Molester

Stephen Vosilla, 23, is charged with two counts of especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor and four counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.  Vosilla was arrested Wednesday afternoon on an indictment by a Hamblen County grand jury.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Total Depravity

Standardized Tests: The Weapon of Choice Students Wield Against Teachers

Standardized tests are often touted as a way of ensuring quality education.  Apparently what the ‘powers that be’ don’t comprehend is that there are a lot of kids out there who don’t give a flaming flip about test scores or … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture | 1 Comment

Would You Sell a Kidney for an iPad 2?

Me either.  But a kid in China did… A Chinese teenager was so desperate to acquire the new iPad 2 that he sold one of his kidneys for just £2,000 to pay for it, according to reports. And the Chinese … Continue reading

Posted in Total Depravity | 4 Comments

Joel Watts: The Achan of Biblioblogging

According to Joshua 7 in ‘The Message’ (the ‘version’ Joel prefers) (!!!!!!) Joel Achan son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah of the tribe of Judah, took some of the cursed things [from the sack of … Continue reading

Posted in Humor

Mark Stevens is on the Twitter!

See for yourself.  So now I can see what he’s doing even when he doesn’t think I’m looking!  Brilliant!

Posted in Modern Culture

Weinergate? Why Must Every Scandal Now be a …gate?

Al Jazeera snarkily remarks Poor Congressman Anthony Weiner. As if it weren’t tough enough making a living out of bashing Arabs and Palestinians to satisfy New York’s pro-Israel voters.  Now the self-deprecating references have taken a difficult, bizarre turn for … Continue reading

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NATO Bombed a Coptic Church

“NATO has intensified bombings and continues to create victims. The missiles are falling everywhere and, unfortunately, not only affect military zones, but also civilian areas. The people in Tripoli are suffering, even if nobody talks about it. ” So says … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Signs of the Times

Via Dot King on Facebook…  Words to live by…

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Total Depravity: The Looter Edition

A former UT Football player went down to one of the storm ravaged southern region of Tennessee and volunteered to help himself to property that wasn’t his. A former Tennessee Volunteer has been charged with looting in a Bradley County … Continue reading

Posted in Total Depravity