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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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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Say What You Want

It's funny how differently people react to words and what is said. Some words effect people very emotionally, and some people pride themselves in their stoicism and hard-heartedness. Either way, you can't stop the associations in your head. The thoughts are often disjointed and leap from topic to topic, but …

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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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in Equality •
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