The Competency of the Clergy?

What competency does an ELCA bishop have on the subject of global warming? Why is he testifying before a congressional committee? Holloway said that the United States “must acknowledge its role and moral responsibility” in the global climate change crisis and “commit to providing substantial financial support reaching between $7 billion and $21.5 billion a…

To Protect and Serve?

NFL player Ryan Moats of the Houston Texans and his wife were trying to get to the hospital to see her dying mother.  A cop had other ideas: “I can screw you over,” he told Moats. It was a power trip. Dallas Morning News editorial calls for his dismissal from the force.

Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust

From the New York Daily News: The manager of one of the city’s most luxurious hotels was given the boot after ordering a Catholic employee to clean up his forehead on Ash Wednesday. “Wipe that f—–g s–t off your face,” managing director Niklaus Leuenberger told a bell captain at the New York Palace Hotel on…