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An Experience of Common Humanity

An Experience of Common Humanity

Our recent show guest Laird Young (EPISODE 017) sent me this article this morning.  His only description of it, "Short and perfect!"

It was written by Palestinian-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, which makes it such a wonderful read for us in this season of terrorism.  Her experience at her airport gate A-4 is a beautiful representation of common humanity in real life...

Jesus & Satan at a Bremerton High School Football Game?

Jesus & Satan at a Bremerton High School Football Game?

This recent Bremerton High School Football Coach praying stuff wasn't much of a big deal to me until the Seattle Satanist got involved.  Then I began to realize, I must really be losing my religion, cause Satanist being able to pray to the fucking devil ought to be just as much allowed at a High School Football game as a Christian coach praying...

9-11 and This Kim Davis Shit

9-11 and This Kim Davis Shit

The citizens of the CounterCulture Society weigh in on Kim Davis.  While I continue to reference September 11th, 2001.  Because it was a day that all of America came together.  We forgot that we were black and white, gay or straight, liberal or conservative, and we came together as a nation to give, to serve, to listen...

On Losing Our Religion - Question Everything

On Losing Our Religion - Question Everything

What if you had spent 20 years giving your life to an institution, then as you began to see what was on top of it, knew you couldn’t do it anymore and resigned.

But instead of a thank you, you were given a bribe.  A $12,000 nondisclosure agreement to keep you quite about your experience there.  Then a threat that if you didn't sign it they would make you pay back the $22,000 scholarship money that had given you as a kid?