tSE 049 – Neil Carter of Godless in Dixie!
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This Missouri City Banishes Domestic Violence Survivors for Calling the Police
In 2012, the city of Maplewood, Missouri ordered Rosetta Watson to vacate her home. But the city wasn’t done punishing Watson yet and also barred her from living anywhere in the city for six months. Her offense? She called the police four times seeking protection from her abusive ex-boyfriend.
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Spicer Abruptly Walks Out Of Briefing - Leaving W.H. Press Pool Uproar (VIDEO)
Amidst shouts of “Sean! Sean?” the White House press secretary, Sean Spicer, left Tuesday’s White House press briefing without taking questions. In fact, Spicer made no statement, presented no new information, and barely even spoke to the White House press pool. He simply introduced Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly and then stepped aside. After … Continued
Interview: Neil Carter of Godless in Dixie!
Godless in Dixie
Godless in Dixie. 31,667 likes · 635 talking about this. Thoughts and struggles of a former Evangelical Christian learning to relate to life as a skeptic...
What Christians Mean When They Use the Word "Atheist"
Christian media outlets are fond of touting the latest story about a “former atheist” becoming a Christian. These stories sell well, and I remember making much of them myself back in the day. Now that I’m on the other side of this issue, I hear this declaration with different ears. Now when I hear these …
Cybele - Wikipedia
Cybele (/ˈsɪbɪli/; Phrygian: Matar Kubileya/Kubeleya "Kubileya/Kubeleya Mother", perhaps "Mountain Mother"; Lydian Kuvava; Greek: Κυβέλη Kybele, Κυβήβη Kybebe, Κύβελις Kybelis) is an Anatolian mother goddess; she may have a possible precursor in the earliest neolithic at Çatalhöyük, where statues of plump women, sometimes sitting, have been found in excavations. She is Phrygia's only known goddess, and was probably its state deity. Her Phrygian cult was adopted and adapted by Greek colonists of Asia Minor and spread to mainland Greece and its more distant western colonies around the 6th century BC.
The New York Times Wants Us to 'Say Something Nice' About Donald Trump
In a New York Times op-ed published this weekend entitled “The Upside to the Presidential Twitter Feed,” writer Michael Kinsley suggests that the establishment media is being too harsh about President Donald Trump.
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