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I came across a blog entry on the Net where I am criticized for criticizing Emergent Church kingpin Brian McLaren. Foremost among the grievances rank…
The idea to shelve human beings like sardines in a can is no longer a dream held only by lunatic social planners. I first caught wind of the disdain for…
Many works of speculative fiction employ a story element known as a MacGuffin device around which the plot develops. Usually this happens to be some…
With the reassertion of the monopoly of the Democratic Party over Maryland politics which for the previous four years had been what amounted to a…
This is a bit of a disappointment as I had been looking forward to this opening for several years now. While the original was free to visit, the new…
Casa De Maryland is claiming an upsurge in violence against immigrants and Internet threats against its own activists. While all violence and threats…
Since we are all individuals marred by the stain of sin, at one time or another all of us eventually fail to practice what we preach. Normally, this…
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