August 2010

10 Reasons to Burn a Koran

In the latest hate-spewing against Muslims and the mosque that isn’t even a mosque located near Ground Zero—though not close enough to see, nor enough to the real mosque that does, in fact, exist nearby—news, a church with a really deceptive name (“The Dove World Outreach Center,” which is obviously not nearly as peaceful or worldly as it sounds) has planned a Koran book burning party a la 3rd century libricide.

On Airplanes and Airports

Ever since I was a little kid I’ve always looked to the sky and was intrigued when a plane flew by.  I’d gaze up and wonder where they were headed, who was on the plane, and when I’d get a chance to get on one.  I was fascinated with the fact that a person could travel so many miles in such a short time.  A person could wake up in Colorado, and fall asleep in Panama.