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  • Lex talionis an eye for an eye
    Lex talionis an eye for an eye
    In Matthew 5:38 Jesus addressed a law that many have applied in retaliation, an eye for an eye. Legally, this is sometimes called the lex talionis. A vindictive understanding of that law is to trade bomb for bomb and life for life. This kind of...
  • "Blessed Are You, When People Insult You...!"(Matthew 5:11)
    "Blessed Are You, When People Insult You...!"(Matthew 5:11)
    “Blessed are you when people insult you,persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.”(Matthew 5:11)Have you ever experienced mean words hurled your way? Revile means exactly “To assail with abusive...
  • Men fawning over women
    Frustrated nice guys need to overcome their addiction to 'empty compliments'
    I recently completed another speaking engagement, this one in New York City, as part of The Direct Dating Summit Weekend Conference for Men. The Direct Dating Summit (DDS) events have been held in Berlin (Germany), Las Vegas, London (England), and...
  • Trash Can
    British insults: An abridged history
    With the origins of a symbol like the hashtag entering the public consciousness (moreso to those actively using, or in, social media circles), discovering the roots of other symbols like the ampersand or even certain words has become the topic of...
  • Ginny Burdick
    Oregon state senator calls for gun registration, laughs about shooting victim
    Ginny Burdick, a Democratic state senator from Oregon, called for gun registration while laughing about a shooting victim and insulting gun owners as "Rambos" in a video posted to YouTube on Sunday, Twitchy reported."There’s a...
  • Alberta
    Politician insults region of Canada, press loses their minds
    Politicians of all stripes have been insulting and denigrating various regions of the country since time immemorial. It's practically a tradition at this point. So, it's somewhat surprising that the news media lost their minds about...
  • The punch of well structured insult.
    Reflecting on insulting remarks
    We have all come across other people who possess the ability to push our buttons and question our character or integrity. I never quite understood what other people gained out of insulting or making others feel bad. Lack of knowing the person or...
  • Bricks of Insults
    Bricks of insults
    This Presidential election has been exuberant, stirring up a lot of emotions. From all that’s been said and done, it really comes down to who we believe relates to us the best. There are a whole lot of people in this Nation with a whole lot...
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
    Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? We are!
    The unrelenting hostility and vitriolic attacks continue 50 years later in Edward Albee’s sensational ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” currently at the Booth Theatre until February 24, 2013, as George and Martha stick the...
  • Resist we much
    Psychology Today: Liberals are more intelligent than conservatives
    If you are a conservative who believes in the Constitution and sound fiscal policy, it may bebecause you are inherently less intelligent than the average liberal, says an article at Psychology Today.According to Satoshi Kanazawa, "liberals...
  • Natalie Munroe suspended
    Natalie Munroe's defends her blog
    The San Francisco Chronicle says it best. 'Natalie Munroe is a teacher at Central Bucks East High School in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, just outside Philadelphia who got so fed up with her kids, she decided to blog about it.'Unfortunately,...
  • Consumer_wins_over_1_5_million_for_racist_messages_from_debt_collector.jpg
    Consumer wins over $1.5 million for racist messages from debt collectors
    Photo: Lucassen Emmanuel It’s no secret that debt collectors have a miserable reputation—they can be rude, they call consumers repeatedly at inconvenient times, and they won’t take “no” for an answer whether you...
  • Citibank_employee_fired_for_being_too_attractive.jpg
    Citibank employee fired for being too attractive
    Photo: Arjun Kartha Former Citibank employee Debrahlee Lorenzana says that she was too damn hot for the workplace—so the banking giant fired her. Lorenzana claims that her boss told her not to wear clothing that accentuated her figure&mdash...
  • Waitress_fired_for_complaining_about_tip_on_Facebook.jpg
    Waitress fired for complaining about tip on Facebook
    Photo: www.huffingtonpost.com A North Carolina waitress was fired for venting her workplace frustrations on her Facebook page. Ashley Johnson, who used to work for Brixx Pizza, was upset because her customers only left her a $5 tip after staying...
  • Small_penis_jokes_leads_to_workplace_violence(1).jpg
    Small penis jokes lead to workplace violence
    Photo: Adam Ciesielski Although Rolando Negrin’s significant others may tell him that size doesn’t matter, his coworkers beg to differ. And it was the constant jokes about his small penis that led to a workplace violence incident and...