Tag Archives: Parable

The parable of the land and the bible

“When white man arrived, we had the land and they had the bible. They told us to pray with our eyes closed. When we opened our eyes, they had the land and we had the bible.” -Indigenous humor

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If Jesus came to Colo. Springs today…

Riding on a borrowed burro… The cops would stop and frisk Him before he got past City Limits. Dobson would raise questions about a group of Homeless Men who travel from town to town making a money off charitable donations. … Continue reading

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NOW Republicans are raising the flag

on the Health Care bill won’t cover everybody who needs it. What Lying Pricks. They have NEVER been in favor of allowing those of us who are too poor to buy into the American Dream to even have the basics … Continue reading

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Ship of Fools and other Liberals

SUNY Binghamton student Tim LaPietra coaxed Ted Kaczynski to write a parable for the Autumn 1999 issue of the campus publication OFF! Predictably, the peer review of SHIP OF FOOLS was snarky, e.g. Watership Dim and Rime of the Ancient … Continue reading

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The PPJPC and the old firehouse

When firehouses begin to rely on bake sales to make ends meet between fires, is it any wonder that when there is a fire, most of the crew is still best at baking cookies? So much so that interrupting the baking in order to address the fire becomes a fiscally objectionable idea. Continue reading

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Grandfather’s virility

I like this picture of my grandfather. He passed away this summer and my sister and I looked through old family albums to choose a few photographs that might tell of his life. Neither of us knew much about Grandpa’s … Continue reading

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