• Religious Freedom vs. Individual Rights

    So the recent brouhaha around the Supreme Court decision in favor of Hobby Lobby got me to thinking. From everything I’ve read, a lot of people seem to think it’s just about birth control, right for an employer to deny certain forms of contraceptives as part of their health care coverage. While this is the …

  • Intolerance

    It seems to me that people are becoming less and less tolerant of views opposing their own. What ever happened to live-and-let-live? Just because I’m an atheist, child-free, omnivore doesn’t mean I hate all vegan religious people who have kids. I’m constantly seeing battles of words between christian vs. atheist, vegan vs. “paleo” or meat-eaters, …

  • Holiday Traditions

    Everyone has different holiday traditions – based on everything from personal traditions, to family traditions and cultural traditions. I’m also saying “holiday” and not “Christmas” not to be politically correct either. There are quite a lot of holidays that all seem to happen in December – including: November 27 – December 5 (Hanukkah 2013) December …