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Malaysia’s embattled Christians (re-posted)

In Asia, Catholicism, Christianity, Democracy, Human Rights, Islam, Malaysia, Politics, Religion on January 11, 2010 at 23:20

The dispute appears to stem from an eruption of Malay integrism rather than from purely religious reasons. Read the rest of this entry »


“Avatar”: a quantitatively formulaic movie

In Animation, Criticism, Humor, Movies, Review, Satire, Science, Spoilers, Spoof on January 4, 2010 at 04:20

You can see the ending of James Cameron’s Avatar from miles away.  For the purpose of precision, however, it is necessary to determine from what exact distance you can see the ending Read the rest of this entry »

We remember the Cristeros

In Atheism, Catholicism, Christendom, Christianity, Conservative, Culture War, Faith, History, Human Rights, Religion, Secularism, War on January 2, 2010 at 10:26

Today, 1 January, we remember the formal beginning of the Cristero rebellion (or the Cristero war)… Read the rest of this entry »