The Clash of the Tribalists

  Do you find it ironic that the two major political candidates and their parties each rail against and denounce a “rigged system” but went ahead and rigged their own respective conventions for a certain outcome? ~~~ When someone cuts in front of you in the grocery store line (as happened to me this past…

What If He’s a Girl?

  Musicals, and especially the lyrics and melodies of certain songs, have, since my earliest childhood days, enriched my life with the harmony of playful idealization and “swooning” romanticism.   I will post more on this later.  For now, here is one incredible piece sung by America’s leading baritone. From Oscar and Hammerstein’s Carousel, Act I –…

Fundamental Metanoia Without Regret

  “…God’s way of sadness is designed to produce a repentance which leads to salvation.”  The Apostle Paul’s second letter to the church at Corinth, 7:10   One day after the Fourth of July, America’s day of Independence from arbitrary laws and rules we learn that FBI Director James Comey, after laying out the extensive…

Murdered because #BlackLivesMatter to Allah

… Roots… The “Hate your white neighbor, love your black heart” religion: “Jeremiah Wright declares that the God he worships is the same as Allah, the God of the Muslims. At the same time, Wright is preaching that the God of the “slaver” and “oppressor” (read white society collectively) is a “different” God. That is,…