Archive for January, 2005

Yes, you too can become a prostitute!

Sunday, January 30th, 2005

You know how if you lose your job and have to go on unemployment, part of the deal is that you have to take the first job offered to you for which you qualify?
Well since prostitution has been legalized in Germany, women on unemployment are being offered jobs in brothels and if they […]

Happy Voting Day, Iraq!

Sunday, January 30th, 2005

Mohammed and Omar of Iraq the Model describe their experience voting. Awesome.
Michelle Malkin has a roundup of posts and lack of posts on the Iraqi Election. She links this picture from her site, which was my favorite of the bunch and makes an excellent point by asking, “Will American feminists be celebrating these […]

Watch this

Saturday, January 29th, 2005

A short, sweet, captivating slideshow by a very good photographer.

ID v. Darwinian Fundamentalism

Saturday, January 29th, 2005

Joe Carter has a great post on The Ostracizing of Richard Sternberg.
Oh and I checked, Intelligent Design wins out against Darwinian Fundamentalism in a Googlefight.

Christian Carnival

Saturday, January 29th, 2005

I’m a little late with this, but there are some interesting articles in the Christian Carnival this week.
Joe Missionary has a humorous and well-penned post on Jesus the boyfriend.
and
Jon Trainer, a chaplain with the Air Force blogs on the Just War Theory.

Googlefight

Saturday, January 29th, 2005

Via Vox Popli, I read about Googlefighting. I put Luther up against Calvin. See what happened here. It may be absolute nonsense, but it’s facilitating my procrastination.

This could be the beginning of an entirely new category for this blog

Friday, January 28th, 2005

Reasons to homeschool:
Here are two reasons I won’t consider sending my children, should God ever grant me the honor of motherhood, to public school:
Mom Wants Pro-Homosexual Poster Out of Ariz. Elementary School
Spelling bee nixed because it ‘leaves child behind’
District cancels event claiming it conflicts with Bush education plan

Friday, January 28th, 2005

A new (or recently highlighted) article from Answers in Genesis notes a glaring difficulty for Christians who argue against a 6-day literal creation, that of the problem of death before sin:
2. Denial of sin-death causality.
The biggest problem of nonliteral interpretations of Genesis is that there then […]

Thank God it’s Friday

Friday, January 28th, 2005

I am most definitely thanking God that it is Friday today.
While at work today, I got the news that I will no longer have the benefit of a car because the exhaust pipe between the muffler and whatever it attached to is gone. That can’t be fixed because the gas tank is […]

Words With Which to Whine

Tuesday, January 25th, 2005

As he went along, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind??
“Neither this man nor his parents sinned,? said Jesus, “but this happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life. As long as […]

The Quotable FoxNews spokesperson

Tuesday, January 25th, 2005

In response to Ted Turner comparing FoxNews to Hitler:
“Ted is understandably bitter having lost his ratings, his network and now his mind — we wish him well.”
-A FoxNews spokesperson

I must be old…

Monday, January 24th, 2005

Via Evangelical Outpost, I perused Top 40 Radio Examined, which does just what it says by noting some disturbing lyrics of top 40 radio music. I must sound like my mother when I express shock at what these kids are listening to today. Oy. The days of a romantic song about […]

The Quotable Rush

Monday, January 24th, 2005

“I know liberals like I know every square inch of my gloriously naked body.”
-Rush Limbaugh

Carter’s Index

Sunday, January 23rd, 2005

Another good Carter’s Index.

The Gospel According to Jerry Lewis

Sunday, January 23rd, 2005

Johnny Carson died today and that is the passing of a very funny man.
I wasn’t going to post about this until I read the gospel of Jerry Lewis:
“Johnny Carson made an awful lot of people laugh and an awful lot of people happy. I always say that any time a man provides laughter […]

Paid in full

Sunday, January 23rd, 2005

With all the attention paid to Roe v. Wade, all the rallies and speakers and testimonies given, there are still tens of millions of women who, having had abortions, are grieving for their lost children.
There are men, grandparents, brothers and sisters grieving as well or experiencing some guilt for having encouraged or demanded […]

A dark day in American history

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

La Shawn Barber blogs about the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade.

Tolerance -n- antinomianism

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

Mark Byron has a good post, a primer of sorts, on tolerance and antinomianism.

Creating paths of destruction - and getting paid for it too!

Friday, January 21st, 2005

If my coffee post was too girlie for you, here’s something to appease the testosterone: Avalanche control - with a howitzer.

Christian Carnival

Friday, January 21st, 2005

Christian Carnival is up at Sidesspot.