Should We Forgive Paula Deen?

Bruce Lee said: “Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.” There is no one person, living or dead, who can or could claim they never made a mistake. The mistakes I’ve made are more numerous than the hairs on my head, and I’d wager that most people would admit to the same. So, the question that comes to my mind when a public figure makes a mistake is: Why are we treating them differently than anyone else? The answer is invariably: because they’re famous. Which Read more […]

What We’re Reading

If you need your daily dose of what’s going on, then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s “What we’re reading” at the Last Resistance today…   David Gregory doesn’t think the Founding Fathers would approve of what Edward Snowden did, revealing the NSA snooping program. I think the Founding Fathers would be angry it took this long for someone to blow the whistle.   A petition filed using the White House’s new online petition system is asking for people to sign Read more […]