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I’ve been fiddling with this brush for hours. I’ve washed it four times and still can’t wipe the blood from my mind. For weeks, things have been happening. The water turned. The locusts came. Then the darkness. For three days the sun disappeared. Life has been turned upside down. And now this. Sitting here in the dark of night. She’s been so strong. My wife forced her ...
God in TV, "playing God" & Women's Equality Day show up in our Culture Matters Roundup.
When I was a kid, I had a Bible on my nightstand that I would read from time to time. Not knowing where to start, I would begin in Genesis 1 and inevitably, I would get lost somewhere in Exodus, Numbers or—if I was really ambitious—Leviticus. I could not understand how these stories fit with each other or how they fit with the more familiar stories in the New Testament. I really ...
Exercise, exhaustion and television are the focus in this week's Culture Matters.
Continuing the race conversation & considering compromise today in Culture Matters.
Today, Culture Matters considers video games, art & the secret to happiness.
In Culture Matters today, we talk about the Olympics & kids with smartphones.