Thinking Through the #BlackLivesMatter Interruption of Bernie Sanders

Yet another of Bernie Sanders rallies was interrupted by Black Lives Matter protesters.  Like most white liberals I have mixed feelings.  This is a a thing that I will honestly admit.  Personally, I’m not a Bernie supporter.  I mean, if he wins the Democratic nomination I’ll vote for him in the general; I’ll even campaign … Continue reading Thinking Through the #BlackLivesMatter Interruption of Bernie Sanders

Podcastinating

As a way of putting off doing any of the productive things I should be doing – writing a message for a church service in two days, political work, educational reading, exercising – I decided instead I’d take a few minutes to talk about my favorite podcasts.  It’s all my friend Whitney’s fault.  She suggested … Continue reading Podcastinating

I Don’t Have To Like You

Hey guess what?  Did you know that I’m not required to like you?  …like even if you’re an American. That seems like a non sequitur.  Let me explain.  Via a Facebook page that I run I posted an article about the Governor of Pennsylvania vetoing a totally bullshit Republican budget (high fives, Gov. Wolf…that was … Continue reading I Don’t Have To Like You

Chobani Yogurt Pushes One Million Moms’ Buttons…and I Love It

Today I read this little piece on Jezebel about how One Million Moms is super mad over a yogurt commercial.  They’re mad about this commercial. Can you feel the hell fires coming to claim you? Well, One Million Moms wanted people to write to Chobani yogurt and express their thoughts about this commercial.  I checked … Continue reading Chobani Yogurt Pushes One Million Moms’ Buttons…and I Love It