Daily Archives: December 14, 2015

Documenting Sex Crimes, Sexual Misconduct By Police…

Date: December 14, 2015

01) Documenting Sex Crimes, Sexual Misconduct By Police

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“A jury in Oklahoma City yesterday found former police officer Daniel Holtzclaw guilty of rape and sexual assault in a case involving eight women. According to a new Associated Press investigation called “Betrayed by the Badge,” this case is not an isolated incident.

The yearlong investigation by AP found about 1,000 police officers who lost their licenses over for sexual misconduct and crimes, ranging from rape to propositioning citizens. Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino in Florida told the Associated Press, “It’s happening probably in every law enforcement agency across the country.””

On Being: Suicide, and Hope for Our Future Selves…

Date: December 14, 2015

01) Suicide, and Hope for Our Future Selves

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“Stay. That’s the message that philosopher, poet, and historian Jennifer Michael Hecht puts at the center of her unusual writing about suicide. She’s traced how the history of Western civilization has, at times, demonized those who commit suicide, and, at times, celebrated it as a moral freedom. She has struggled with suicidal places in her life and lost friends to it. As a scholar, she’s now proposing a new cultural reckoning with suicide, based not on morality or on rights but on our essential need for each other.”

This Is Post Number 666…

Date: December 14, 2015


I’ve always found the superstition surrounding “666” to be amusing, especially after becoming an atheist…And I cannot pass up the chance to point out, that this very post is the six hundred sixty sixth time I have published a post on this blog!

May my wickedly honest sense of logic, continue to molest the minds of the masses, well into the future.