The Difference Between "Law" and Whatever It Is that Obama Does

These announcements keep coming down clarifying the meaning of Obamacare and the administration’s position on exemptions and requirements. And every time, religious organizations wait with bated breath, hoping that this time the administration will finally show some regard for the religious objections to the contraceptive mandate. (The Anchoress has a rundown of the latest one here.) Maybe those with religious More …

A Quick Explanation of Why Praise Music is Terrible

I grew up in an old-school Southern Baptist church, so naturally I grew up thinking that old-school hymns were the lamest kind of music ever. I yearned for the day when I could hear something contemporary in church. Then I grew up and started going to a more contemporary church. And I got my first prolonged exposure to contemporary praise More …