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Why Do Liberal Theologians Submit To Colbert’s Lash?

The Colbert Report Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Colbert …

Posted April 21st, 2014

The Pyrrhic Culture War Victory Of The Left

Alyssa Rosenberg, a liberal, acknowledges that the right has lost the culture …

Posted April 17th, 2014

A Handout From The Marquis De Sade Elementary

  Zeman Elementary School in Lincoln, Nebraska, must be a great place …

Posted April 17th, 2014

The Death Of Sears

Edward McClelland argues that the decline and oncoming fall of a great …

Posted April 16th, 2014

Why Your Kids Should Play Kerbal Space Program

  A reader passes on the cartoon above, from the excellent website …

Posted April 16th, 2014

‘Nice’ Christians With Wet Handshakes

Tim Stanley has had enough of Rev, a British TV show whose …

Posted April 16th, 2014

The Avetts: Best Brothers Ever

Evidence for the claim:

Posted April 15th, 2014

Anne Hornaday, Christian Film Critic

The Washington Post film critic Anne Hornaday, a practicing Episcopalian, writes about …

Posted April 11th, 2014

God Frozen Out Of Disney Movies

A reader tipped me off to the fascinating interview Terry Gross did …

Posted April 10th, 2014

David Letterman Retiring? Who’s He?

It’s a big deal that David Letterman is hanging it up next …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Noah & The Rock People

Barbara Nicolosi really, really, really hated the Noah movie. Excerpt: Noah is a …

Posted March 30th, 2014

Post-Christian Fundamentalism & The American Mutaween

Michael Brendan Dougherty reviews Joseph Bottum’s new book, An Anxious Age: The …

Posted March 27th, 2014

I’ll Have What They’re Selling

This Is a Generic Brand Video from Dissolve on Vimeo. A reader …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Truth In Advertising

<i>Note From Rod: I bought this hook, line, and sinker, and thought …

Posted March 24th, 2014

Walker Percy Takes Carl Sagan To School

Artur Rosman has a nice post excerpting Walker Percy’s nonfiction book Lost …

Posted March 19th, 2014

If Neil DeGrasse Tyson Were A Pothead…

My budding young scientist kid found the above video of the famously …

Posted March 19th, 2014

‘Outrage Porn’: Manufacturing Indignation

Ryan Holiday says our culture, driven by the Internet’s dynamics, has become …

Posted March 11th, 2014