“Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” –Matthew 28: 19-20 That’s right. I said it. He — He! —… Read More #7. Jesus
You’re on the verge of discovering who the seventh most influential figure in Western history is. I know — exciting! But before you do, I thought you’d might like to know that you’re finally entering into the “top tier” of the ranking. This revelation, of course, should induce at least a couple questions: what makes… Read More Before the “Big Seven”: A Quick Look at the “Tiers” of the Top 30
Screw it, I’m too excited. I’m following Monday’s “Presidential Politics Meets Game of Thrones” post with a sequel. In celebration of the show’s seven seasons, seven hells, seven blessings, seven new gods, and seven kingdoms, here are seven more Game of Thrones quotes connected to modern politics. 1. Season 3, Episode 10 Joffrey Baratheon: “I… Read More Seven More Game of Thrones Quotes!
(Author’s note: if you’ve been waiting for the answer to last week’s April Fools Challenge, the answer will be at the bottom of today’s post. In the meantime, it’s not too late to go back and lock in your guess!) Welcome, blood of my blood! For Game of Thrones fans like myself, it’s been an… Read More Presidential Politics Meets… Game of Thrones
Happy April, everyone. More specifically, happy April Fools’ Day. I thought I would use the day as a gimmick and share with you five crazy historical events — except only four of them are true. The other, though it certainly might fit against relatively accurate historical context, is fabricated for the purposes of today’s post.… Read More April Fools! Which of These Historical Events is Made Up?
Author’s note: This will make more sense if you read Monday’s post: Percentage completion of March: 90 Percent progress to February’s Visitor number: 90!! This week I’m deploying a desperate attempt to reach February’s Visitor count by doing one short (read: under 1000 words) post a day with a theme: some kernel of illuminating information… Read More Instructive March Polls for 2020: Day Five — Ageism?
Author’s note: This will make more sense if you read Monday’s post: Percentage completion of March: 87 Percent progress to February’s Visitor number: 86!! This week I’m deploying a desperate attempt to reach February’s Visitor count by doing one short (read: under 1000 words) post a day with a theme: some kernel of illuminating information… Read More Instructive March Polls for 2020: Day Four — Bernie Sanders’s Viability