A Conspiracy Network for Jesus

Remember this guy? Back in the glory days of televangelism he was simultaneously most successful, most derided, and most criminal of the lot - and there was a lot of competition for that title. In a crude distortion of the Jesus story these con artists claimed to be hawking, was eventually betrayed by colleagues in…

Why are my religious friends jerks?

It's a question I hear quite often. People will tell me that they like their "everyday" friends more than their spiritual or religious friends. They can easily relate to the former, but the latter - even for people with advanced formation in things spiritual - are hard to be around. They say or do things…