Daily Archive: May 1, 2011


Osama bin Laden Is Dead

Open thread. Have at it. News and updates will no doubt continue until long after I’ve fallen asleep, despite the adrenalin. My first thoughts: Let the return to normalcy begin. When does this war...


Blasphemy, Culture, and Reasonable Arguments

In 1988, Martin Scorsese directed The Last Temptation of Christ. This resulted in much controversy. Thomas Lindlof wrote a book called _Hollywood Under Siege: Martin Scorsese, the Religious Right, and the Culture Wars_ that...