Archive for May 20th, 2013

May 20th, 2013 - 10:11 pm § in Misc.

How did Mitt’s campaign affect America’s view of Mormons?

  Even after Mitt Romney lost, Mormon media observers felt that his campaign must have yielded a net positive for public understanding of the Mormon faith. But new data released by the Pew Forum suggests otherwise. 82% of Americans surveyed by Pew say they learned little to nothing about Mormon[...]

May 20th, 2013 - 3:59 pm § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: The fragile state of being devout

Jerusalem – Ultra-Orthodox Soldier Says Serving IDF Service With Secular Soldiers Caused Mental Breakdown Today 01:04 PM Jerusalem – A 22 year-old ultra-Orthodox man has filed a disability benefits claim with the Defense Ministry alleging that his “differences” with… Re[...]

May 20th, 2013 - 1:46 pm § in Misc.

Social Progress Comes to Africa


May 20th, 2013 - 9:38 am § in The Ave Scene

Goldy Can’t Run

In Which I Do Not Declare My Candidacy for Seattle City Council Posted by Goldy on Fri, May 17, 2013 at 2:35 PM Later this afternoon, just before the deadline, I will not file to run against four-term incumbent Seattle City Council member Richard Conlin. And believe it or not, it was a very difficul[...]

May 20th, 2013 - 4:27 am § in Misc.

A Day for Celebration of Muhammad Drawings

An annual celebration of our free speech. And its being blocked in Pakistan.[...]