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Mayor Bill de Blasio sets out to dismantle the welfare reforms of the Giuliani-Bloomberg era. Heather Mac Donald, City Journal Spring 2014

This would be one of the reasons (the others being flagrant immaturity and guilt) why she could never return my phone calls. Had I been a rotund (and thus "safe") lock-in host at the local Baptist church it would have been a different story. She wants the world to think she's Sister Mary Francis and lives by her soup recipes. One of the saddest parts of all this is she's too stupid to realize YET that she's only broken two relationships: hers with me (the only genuine friend she ever had)…

All of Tumblr. // But you could get yourself an internet dongle (whatever they are called) and take the Interwebs with you everywhere, Bilbo!

from Religion News Service

Gay Christian Network gathering models what the church could be

Danilo Cortez shared his story on his son coming out and on his journey on becoming LGBT-affirming."They are my family. And they are calling for a better Church. One that invites LGBT people in instead of pushing them out of the pews. Something sacred happened at this conference. Something truly magnificent and holy happened. There was an outpouring of the Holy Spirit. Walking into a space where all voices were welcome at the table was walking on sacred ground."

from NYTimes.com

Let’s Celebrate the Art of Clutter

Dominique Browning, "Let’s Celebrate the Art of Clutter," The New York Times (29 May 2015). It is time to liberate ourselves from the propaganda of de-cluttering and turn to collecting and displaying what we treasure.