Casting the First Stone at Mrs. Rice?

They said to him, "Teacher, this woman was caught in the very act of committing adultery.  Now in the law, Moses commanded us to stone such women.  So what do you say?"  They said this to test him, so that they could have some charge to bring against him. Jesus bent down and began to … Continue reading Casting the First Stone at Mrs. Rice?

ISIS, Ray Rice & the Inflexibility of Seeing

As we prepare to watch Barack Obama detail his plans for ISIS while the sports media continues to go all in on Ray Rice it's worth noting the factor that is driving both stories. When the charges against Ray Rice were dropped and the NFL decided to suspend him for two days everyone had seen … Continue reading ISIS, Ray Rice & the Inflexibility of Seeing

The Perils of Not Verifying

by baldilocks If your mother tells you that she loves you, get a second source. --Anonymous The Ray Rice abuse video is being cast in many ways: his fault, her fault, the NFL's fault, male abusers, female abusers, disparity in punishment between male and female aggressors, blah, blah, blah. Assuming that the Rices get the … Continue reading The Perils of Not Verifying