Killing Jesus

The Rio Norte Line

Muslims are willing to kill over a cartoon of Muhammad while Christians are afraid to hurt someone’s feelings. The leadership of various major branches of Christianity work to move away from Biblical teachings and morph mainline Christianity in America to some kind of Casey Kasem Top 40 religion guided not by God but by pop culture.

I’m not really surprised people are losing faith in Christianity. According to Pew:

The Christian share of the U.S. population is declining, while the number of U.S. adults who do not identify with any organized religion is growing, according to an extensive new survey by the Pew Research Center. Moreover, these changes are taking place across the religious landscape, affecting all regions of the country and many demographic groups. While the drop in Christian affiliation is particularly pronounced among young adults, it is occurring among Americans of all ages. The same trends are…

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Teachers would do well to follow my grandfather’s advice to stand up for themselves—or it’s for certain ‘nobody else will’

Louisiana Voice

While others may become bored reading about my grandfather, I never tire of writing about him. He drove from Ruston to Galveston, Texas, back in 1945 to retrieve an abandoned and malnourished infant from a hospital there, brought him home and he and his wife set about giving the baby a home filled with love and not much else.

My grandparents were unlearned in terms of formal education but my grandfather tried to teach me dignity, honesty and respect—respect, most of all. Some of those lessons stuck. Once he bought me a candy bar and as we were riding in his pickup moments later, I tossed the wrapper out the window. Suddenly a resounding POW! exploded in my ears as the palm of his hand found the back of my head and I saw Jesus at the end of a long tunnel waving me to the light. My grandfather never…

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Bigger than Heartbleed, ‘Venom’ security vulnerability threatens most datacenters

Pacosite's Blog

Bigger than Heartbleed, ‘Venom’ security vulnerability threatens most datacenters
Move over, Heartbleed. There’s a new catastrophic vulnerability in town. A security research firm is warning that a new bug could allow a hacker to take over vast portions of a datacenter — from within.

May 13, 2015 at 11:38AM
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