'Newswire' Archive

Bias on bias

November 4th, 2008 / Current Affairs, Newswire / 4 comments

One-two punch for an election-eve finish. A veteran journalist has decided it's time for him to weigh in on media bias. It seemed the 2008 election had become enough of ...

Putting the Perps in Charge of 'Healing'

October 23rd, 2008 / Newswire, Religion / 1 comment

What other institution could get away with this? OAKLAND, California (CNN) -- Terrie Light stands outside Oakland's stunning new modern cathedral in a first-of-its-kind garden that honors victims ...

What about Joe the Plumber?

October 16th, 2008 / Current Affairs, Newswire / 15 comments

Since we've been talking about Joe the Plumber in the comments today, here's some background on Joe Wurzelbacher and how he got into John McCain's debate script. Joe Wurzelbacher was ...

Religulous Is Riling Believers

October 6th, 2008 / Film, Newswire, Religion / 6 comments

Jacques Berlinerlblau, program director and associate professor of Jewish Civilization at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, thinks Religulous is like screaming "suicide ...

Zaproot is Cheeky Green Fun

October 2nd, 2008 / Energy Transition, Humor, Newswire, Television / Comments Off on Zaproot is Cheeky Green Fun

I always admire people who don't just talk about their principles, but put them into practice. With the Energy Transition, consciousness raising is nearly as important as personal commitment. After ...

Fight, Fight, Fight!

September 5th, 2008 / Current Affairs, Newswire / 20 comments

Gov. Sarah Palin has burst on the scene with style, guts -- and a penchant for distorting the facts, thanks to Bush's former speech writer who wrote her speech ...

On LinkedIn? Join the Atheist Network

May 18th, 2008 / Atheism, Newswire / 4 comments

Ronaldo Menezes created the LinkedIn atheist network. The professional world seems to be the last bastion against discussing your religious beliefs or lack thereof. (Wouldn't want to lose that job ...