Monthly Archives: August 2017

Privileged Status?


Early last Saturday morning, someone apparently tossed a small IED (improvised explosive device) through the window of an imam’s office at the Dar al-Farooq Mosque in Bloomington, MN. Fortunately, no one was injured, and damage from the explosion was minimal (it … Continue reading

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Fake News Headline #10: Muslims Love Jesus Just as Christians Do!


Back in the 1960s when I was growing up in Saudi Arabia, a local entrepreneur thought he could cash in on a void in the soft drink market left by the Saudi government ban on Coca-Cola, which had just opened … Continue reading

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Fake News Headline #9: Minorities Have Always Loved Living under Muslim Rule!


One common oft-repeated canard in the West today is that in the Golden Age of Islam (whenever that was), everyone loved living under Muslim rule. Jews and Christians flourished, Zoroastrians and Buddhists, even Hindus and other polytheists, found safe harbor … Continue reading

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An Inconvenient Sequel: The Climate Needs a Believable Spokesman


All of us who know something of the depth of our own sinfulness are willing to overlook in others those instances where we see clearly that their actions don’t line up with their words. We know the same could be … Continue reading

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