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Entries from December 2005

Butt-kickin’ Christians

December 4th, 2005 · 5 Comments

I had a hard time this morning deciding how to classify this post. On the one hand, since it does not really involve true Christianity, it seemed it should just be classified under “Social Issues.” Ultimately, I decided that since at least some handful of the people involved probably really believe they’re following in Jesus’ […]

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Tags: Balaam's Ass

Politics & Revenge

December 3rd, 2005 · 1 Comment

Recent political events in Fresno have convinced me that I’ve made the right decision to be self-employed. Not long ago, the District Attorney, Elizabeth Egan was accused of firing at least one Deputy District Attorney because in the previous election, he supported her opponent. The only online story I could find about the verdict was […]

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Tags: Political Discourse

Ennui & Injustice

December 2nd, 2005 · 2 Comments

It’s difficult for me to understand certain things. Why — really — are we so apathetic about what’s happening around us? I was talking to a local attorney this morning about a case. Without going into specifics — even though I wouldn’t be discussing anything that wasn’t already public record — I wrote a motion […]

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Tags: Social Issues