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    Your image - save face
    No matter who you are, you feel better and perform better if you treat yourself with the respect to look your best. Do it for the world of eyes and cameras (like in downtown Chicago) that land on you every day. Do it for your partner or whomever...
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    Understanding tolerance in the Christian life
    Is tolerance scriptural? And if it is, is it the same “tolerance” that is spoken of in today’s society? Tough subject and a tough question within our tolerant society today, but are we supposed to tolerate sin? Christians are to...
  • Teaching teens tolerance in the wake of the Ferguson protests
    Teaching teens tolerance in the wake of Ferguson protests
    The recent events in Ferguson, Mo have brought racial bias to the forefront for St. Louis teens. During the protests, many surrounding school districts have suspended the start of the school year. Instead of watching the news reports rent these...
  • Couples in connection
    Tolerating long-term partnership
    The mechanism of long-term partnership is oiled by many solvents but the most lucrative is unconditional loving tolerance.Unconditional loving and tolerance seems at first glance an unlikely blend of soluble mixes concerning our expressions and...
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    Goodbye and Good Riddance to the Homophobes Kimberly and Beck
    In a strange coincidence, two incidents this week highlight the remarkable tolerance and intolerance that the American people have toward those who are gay.On the positive side, yesterday the United States Postal Service issued the Harvey Milk...
  • Mothers' Day - every day
    Mothers' Day - every day
    It is amazing to me that the holiday we know as Mothers' Day has been around for only 100 years. Amazing because I thought it had been around longer than that - and amazing that is seems to be a "western" celebration, and not a world...
  • Benham brothers
    HGTV cancels home-flipping series with anti-gay hosts
    “Outing” — the one-time fashionable practice of revealing that a person is a homosexual — is back, this time as payback against opponents of the original outers. And it is every bit as invidious and ugly as it was when the...
  • Bill Maher
    Self-hating liberal Irishman vents on St. Patrick’s Day
    So this is what tolerance is all about? But I’m getting ahead of myself. First off, a Happy St. Paddy’s Day to all of our readers and to several of my LU comrades in arms, not least among them my partner, J.E. Dyer. Now go stand in a...
  • The King
    Ball State ascends to the top in the war between religion and science
    There is no need for Christians to fall into the same trap that Sam Harris, and Ball State University have fallen into. In his article 'Science Must Destroy Religion' Sam Harris asserts that the only path to progress is for rational,...
  • Crosses
    Mom removes memorial highway cross for dead son after atheists protest
    A long-running dispute in southern California has been resolved at last. An atheist rights group has won, and a grieving mother has lost. Compassion and tolerance, supposedly much prized by liberals, were also casualties of the ruling.NBC 4 quotes...
  • Phil Robertson Reinstated
    Phil Robertson reinstated in A&E’s Duck Dynasty
    Many in the Atlanta area can relate to and enjoy watching Duck Dynasty. The faith filled and self-professing rednecks enter the homes of millions each week via A&E.Following almost two weeks of receiving calls and e-mails from loyal viewers of...
  • According to A&E Network on 12/27/13, Phil Robertson's suspension from Duck Dynasty is over
    'Duck Dynasty’s' Phil Robertson off suspension at A&E
    Phil Robertson’s A&E suspension is over, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Dec. 27. The network and the family have apparently come to an understanding and Phil will be on set when “Duck Dynasty’s” fifth season...
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    Phil Robertson's statement and support
    Atlanta’s own Chik-fil-A’s Dan Cathy was demonized for his stance in support of the Biblical definition of traditional marriage. Many supported that stand by the record number of sales recorded by the fast food over a year ago.I have...
  • Dayna Morales
    Wounded Warriors Project has no record of donation from lying lesbian waitress
    Dayna Morales is probably eager for her self-inflicted 15 minutes of Warholian fame to come to an end. The waitress, who first made news and received oodles of sympathy, not to mention cash, when she falsely claimed a couple stiffed her because of...
  • Shinyo-en peace ceremony
    Religious leaders envision a multi-faith world of peace
    Over 600 leaders and lay representatives of all the world's historic faith traditions met from November 20-23, 2013 in Vienna, Austria for the 9th World Assembly of Religions for Peace. The theme for this conference was "Welcoming the...