William Estep

My journey to retire and sail. Writing, reading, technology, programming, photography, coffee, equality, sailing, and the oxford comma.

Only Eat Christian Chicken

The debates around Chick Fil A are pretty darn entertaining. But not new. The corporation has been hostile toward the LGBT community for years, funding attacks by groups like NOM.

So what is the big deal? Isn’t it about free speech and religious freedom?

I don’t think so …

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I'm Anti Anti

I really, really don't get the anti-everything people. What is it with these ridiculous anti-everything groups like the million moms, focus on the family…heck, might as well include the GOP in that.

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Delusion

I remember, very distinctly, the moment when I realized that in this country, conservatism and Christianity are linked together despite the fact that they are dogmatically very different.

I had naively assumed that caring for others, peace, nonaggression…these core Christ like teachings were to be found in America, and …

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Walk In New Shoes Today

I've been really good about staying out of the political debates raging. Frankly, like every election cycle, the spin from all sides of the political fences insults the intelligence.

However, I was reading a post on the American Legion website the other day, and the venomous vitriol and bigotry spewing …

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Hope

What an interesting election cycle. There were certainly some characters to keep things interesting, from Palin and her folksy manner to Biden and his knack for saying the wrong thing at the wrong time. And don't forget Ted Stevens in Alaska, a convicted felon. Of course, he was convicted by …

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