Christian Right Weekly Round-Up: The Nazi Swastika Armband, Largemouth Bass Confederate Flag, Christian Crucifixion Electric Chair Unplugged Special Edition

Hello, I’m Pastor Pillow! Hallelujah! Glory be! Can you believe we sold 30,000 Confederate Flag leather Bible covers from the Cubic Zirconium Cathedral Ministries online bookstore this past week? Now I can finally make the down payment on that Hawker 800/800XP twin-engine jet I’ve— STOP! … Sorry, it’s your author Arik Bjorn here. I hate […]

Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: South Carolina, Take Down That Flag

Part II in a series that explores whether humanity is ready for Civilization. Read Part I here. The eyes of the world rest upon South Carolina. I would say the eyes of the “civilized” world, except I have a little trouble using that descriptor for any planet that has had so many global genocides in […]

Celebrating Black History in the Shadow of Satan’s “Pitchfork”

A wise, though controversial, historian once wrote:  “How can slavery be described?  Perhaps not at all by those who have not experienced it.” While there is some truth in this remark, those who have not worn shackles are not excused from memorializing and contemplating their horror. I learned that lesson firsthand long ago on the […]