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"Sugar" - John Oliver

Perhaps the darkest, most evil, most ghoulish  thing about Halloween; SUGAR!

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Former Daily Show Correspondent Jon Oliver brings his persona to this new weekly news satire program. 

Watch John Oliver - "Sugar" (26 Oct. 2014)

Halloween is almost here

The Autumn Band - Live @ Eureka 10/23

Portrait by Adam Rasheed

Oregon Trail - August 2014

Photographs from an epic trip my wife and I took this past summer.

Why Won't God Heal Amputees?

Is God real, or is he imaginary?
Is God real, or is he imaginary? It is one of the most important questions you can ask yourself. 

If God is real and if God inspired the Bible, then we should worship God as the Bible demands. We should certainly post the Ten Commandments in our courthouses and shopping centers, put "In God We Trust" on the money and pray in our schools. We should focus our society on God and his infallible Word because our everlasting souls hang in the balance. . .

Hornet cooked by bees

"Scottish Independence" - John Oliver

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Former Daily Show Correspondent Jon Oliver brings his persona to this new weekly news satire program. 

Watch John Oliver - "Scottish Independence" (14 Sept. 2014)

Examined Life (2008)

Examined Life pulls philosophy out of academic journals and classrooms, and puts it back on the streets. In Examined Life, filmmaker Astra Taylor accompanies some of today's most influential thinkers on a series of unique excursions through places and spaces that hold particular resonance for them and their ideas. Peter Singer's thoughts on the ethics of consumption are amplified against the backdrop of Fifth Avenue's posh boutiques. Michael Hardt ponders the nature of revolution while surrounded by symbols of wealth and leisure. Judith Butler and a friend stroll through San Francisco's Mission District questioning our culture's fixation on individualism. And while driving through Manhattan, Cornel West - perhaps America's best-known public intellectual - compares philosophy to jazz and blues, reminding us how intense and invigorating a life of the mind can be. Offering privileged moments with great thinkers from fields ranging from moral philosoph…

John Oliver - Civil Forfeiture

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Former Daily Show Correspondent Jon Oliver brings his persona to this new weekly news satire program. 

Watch John Oliver - Civil Forfeiture (5 Oct. 2014)