Respectful Insolence

Archives for July 11, 2006

It returns: The horror invades Michigan

Sitting in a corner office, Adolph Mongo perused daily reports. It was early evening and nearly everyone in the office had gone home, leaving only a few die-hards left to finish up. A crack political operative who runs a political and media consulting firm active in Michigan and Detroit politics, Mongo never hesitated to play…

The cause of excessive credulity?

Ever wonder how certain fundamentalists can believe without question every word in an ancient text as being absolutely literal, even to the point of accepting a myth of a seven day creation over all the scientific evidence that has accumulated over the decades that the earth is really billions of years old and that all…