Faith & Religion
Eleanor Barkhorn – Why People Prayed for Boston on Twitter and Facebook, and then Stopped
DL Mayfield – Why Dove Makes Us Feel Great in All the Wrong Ways
Colby Cosh – Church: The happiest place on earth?
Kathy Escober – losing beliefs, not faith.
Matt Appling – Create or Destroy
Zach Hunt – Everything Happens for a Reason
Morgan Guyton – Guns, Sex, and the Total Depravity of Everyone Else
Kristen Rosser – What About ‘Women Be Silent in the Church?’
Loren Seibold – The Trouble with Famous Adventists
Elizabeth Esther – A former religious extremist explains how radicalization happens
Maddow Blog – This Week in God
Culture, Society & Life
Zachary Karabell – After Boston: Toward a New, More Balanced Outrage
Wonkette – What Happens Next Time We’re Attacked? (warning: language)
Conor Friedersdorff – Why the Media Treats Right-Wing and Islamist Terrorism Differently
Ann Friedman – Beauty Above All Else: The Problem with Dove’s New Viral Ad
Alexandra – Dove Real Beauty, self-esteem and One Direction
Emma Teitel – The moral universe of Anonymous
Politics, Economics & Law
Kady O’Malley – Is Brad Trost the next Mark Warawa?
Aaron Wherry – Let he who is not full of it cast the first aspersion
Chris Selley – It’s official: The New Democrats are the new Liberals
Roland Paris – Baird’s Honesty Gap
Gabrielle Giffords – A Senate in the Gun Lobby’s Grip
Luiza Ch. Savage – NRA 1, Obama 0
John Dickerson – Why Newtown Wasn’t Enough
Random & Weird
What I’m reading…
What I’m listening to…
(Well, Lori McKenna’s album actually only comes out tomorrow…)
LOVE this group. So inventive.What have you been listening to, watching, reading, etc.?