Zen and the Art of Zen and the Art of Books
Anything can be done gracefully. Consider: one can peel an orange such that the rind is removed in a single, spiraling helix of citrus. Or, one can carelessly stab at…
A Crime Against Fertility
Dearest Daughter, I can only hope this message reaches you safely. After the Government tossed me into an Unmarked Van I was taken to this Place. I know not where…
The Condition of the Possibility of Being Post-Christian Christian
All you emergent-church lovers and haters out there, you’ll love this. (H/t Fr. Bill.)
Laughing for Pakistanis
Comedian Aasif Mandvi, correspondent for Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, began last night’s “Stand Up for Religious Freedom” at Comix on W. 14th Street in New York (previously blogged by…
Bono Can Kill You Just By Clapping His Hands
A friend who is an administrator at a progressive church writes me that U2 is in her town this weekend and that the buzz is making her crabby. I understand.…
Wikipedia: Pat Robertson Is Hilarious
Quick, before it gets taken down: there’s a fun piece of Wikipedia graffiti on the Pat Robertson entry.
Obama’s Nobel: A Jewish Conspiracy to Combat Space Nazis
At last, someone presents a justification for Obama’s Nobel Prize I can get behind: Fighting Nazis on the moon.