Archives For Politics

England Clamps Down on PornographyYesterday the Prime Minister of Great Britain announced that internet service providers (the people you pay to have internet) weren’t going to allow pornography as a default.  For those still wanting to view it, they have to call in and request access.  The Prime Minister pointed to the ill effects that pornography has on children for the primary reason for his decision.  Continue Reading…

They Will Know We are Christians by Our Political Opinions?Politics are a hairy animal.  Every couple years grown men and women act like children, and the country is supposed to decide who has the leadership capabilities to fix our country (since it always seems to need fixing).  The problem with this system is that Christians make up a powerful voting block in this country, and politicians all try to get us on their side.  Need someone to support gun control?  Christians.  Need someone to support the 2nd Amendment? Christians.  Need someone to make to spread my message?  Christians are great at Facebook forwards (just look at all the sunset and Bible verse posts out there). Continue Reading…

The Elephant and Donkey in the RoomUnless you don’t live in America, you’ve probably noticed we recently had an election.  That means half of your friends are smug, and the other half are in a deep dark depression.  The problem is that we’re getting worked up about the wrong things.  People posted volumes of political spam on Facebook in the last month.  Because we believed we were making a difference.  We were fighting for our team; we were helping spread the word.  We were good Americans and therefore, we blindly followed our leaders, for some it was Fox News for others it was MSNBC.

The problem is we missed the most important thing about the election.

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