Baptist Environmentalism?

Some Texas Baptists are against Perry’s plan to build some new coal-fired electrical plants. Now listen, all you environmentalist peace and justice folks. You can’t just be criticizing every proposal. You’re against coal. You’re against oil and gas. You don’t want us protecting our oil interests in the Middle East. You don’t want us exploring…

Presbyterian hospital accused of dumping homeless

Paraplegic allegedly ‘dumped’ on skid row. A paraplegic man wearing a soiled hospital gown and a broken colostomy bag was found crawling in a gutter in skid row in Los Angeles on Thursday after allegedly being dumped in the street by a Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center van, police said. …Witnesses shouted at the female driver…

Mardi Gras in Galveston

Started last night. For the first time the first weekend is free. Partying, bead-throwing, concerts, parades … and some of the other stuff one associates with Mardi Gras. Do I or do I not take my 17-year-old …? More.