School prayer is an unconstitutional “establishment of religion” by government. Allowing any child to walk out is not voluntary enough. Children have a special fear of being ridiculed by their peers
There is no war on Christmas, or Christian believers. “Happy Holiday” cards, despite what a few Christians say.
Jerry Falwell’s political legacy on earth will be a country fighting with itself over abortion, stem cell research, and evolution, i
The place Passover holds in the Jewish family is much closer to Christmas than Easter. Passover is as stressful as Christmas for all the same reasons.
There is no similarity between Christmas and the Jewish holiday that falls in December, except that both are festive celebrations with lights.
The Concord temple hired an openly gay rabbi. No one objected. So why was her sexuality a Page One headline?
Christmas is when Jewish children learn they are not Christian. It’s a hard lesson for young children to learn, and for parents to teach. No matter how loudly some Christians complain about a war on Christmas to win a few votes, or raise a few dollars or TV ratings, children are better off if we leave Christ, and all other religion-specific references, out of winter celebrations in public school, where children are a captive audience and have a special fear of ridicule from their teachers and peers.
Good thing Rev. Terry Jones did not carry out his un-Christian, un-American promise to burn Islam’s holy book.
Though the football in Super Bowl games is uneven, it’s a delightful, new national holiday in mid-winter, when people need an excuse for a party.
In 1941, the last baseball season before World War II, Ted Williams had a batting average of .406. Joe DiMaggio got a hit in 56 consecutive games. No one has hit .400 since, and the closest anyone ever came to DiMaggio’s streak is 44.