Tonight on the National Geographic Channel: “The Story Of God” with Morgan Freeman, episode 5 – Why Does Evil Exist?. 9 pm ET / 8 pm CT. Check your local listings.
I’ve been trying for a couple of days to write a post for today and I just can’t seem to put together anything of substance. Was trying to write about evil to be in sync with tonight’s episode but I sure as heck don’t have a clue as to what the answer is so nothing to write on there. Also didn’t want to start a big debate here on the topic, I’ll leave that for the experts. And nope, I’m not ready to reveal to you all of my dirtiest secrets on the evil acts I have committed in my life. I will tell you I flip the bird on occasion to other drivers though just so you are reminded I am a perfuctly fecked up human. Continue reading
… a long time ago, the planet earth came into existence. So did people. Those are the facts and I suspect all of you will agree with them. Where we likely differ though is in our answers to the who, what, when, where, and why of how those creations came to be. Some will favour more scientific responses, perhaps within the realms of the big bang theory and Darwin’s theory of evolution. Others will rest their cases in the framework of their religious/spiritual beliefs. I have a hunch there are folks out there who are like me, who see good argument for both streams of theories and choose to not solely believe in one or the other. The thoughts in my thesis on the creation of the world are borrowed from here, there, and everywhere. Some may not even care what the answers are and live in contentment just knowing that they exist on the side of the earth that has air, light, and other living beings on it.
Stolen Words are my compilations of lyrics used to make a new piece of prose of sorts. The lyrics are ‘stolen’ from the songs I hear while listening to SiriusXM. Usually, I surf my favourite channels to gather the lyrics however for this piece I was only tuned in to two channels, The Loft and The Groove, where they have been doing tributes to Prince. All of the lyrics for this piece are from original Prince songs. Continue reading
… and answer the question: Who Is God?
Sorry folks, no witty punchline to add to it. But there is some nice lighthearted humour in the clip, so maybe that will make you smile instead. Continue reading
Set your alarms and PVRs … the second installment of NatGeo’s 6-part miniseries “The Story of God” with Morgan Freeman is on tonight, 9 pm central time. And in case you missed it, at 8 pm they’ll be replaying the first episode – Beyond Death. As they say in the entertainment biz, check your local listings.