…and Makes Mercy Possible

Realize that with actions that come from our passions we must treat them as a deep wound that take a long time to heal. Sr. Lisa Marie Doty Earlier today we talked about love is not going along with a sin by giving into what is called weaponized empathy because if a Christian does so and … Continue reading …and Makes Mercy Possible

Land of the IOU: Illinois Lottery spends money on ad to say it has no money for big payouts

By John Ruberry For over four months Illinois has operated without a budget. But the Prairie State continues function, not particularly well, as was the case when Illinois had a budget. Despite those budgets, the state's pension fund is the worst-funded one in the nation. Illinois has the lowest credit rating of the 50 states--so … Continue reading Land of the IOU: Illinois Lottery spends money on ad to say it has no money for big payouts

When Love actually wins…

11th Doctor: You know, since we're talking with mouths, not really an opportunity that comes along very often, I just want to say, you know, you have never been very reliable. Idris (the TARDIS): And you have? 11th Doctor: You didn't always take me where I wanted to go. Idris (the TARDIS): No, but I … Continue reading When Love actually wins…