Monthly Archives: January 2013

Saving Grace (and Rob)

When I’m looking for insight into the great questions of human existence, I turn to Hollywood. What’s Heaven like? Ask Robin Williams. Why did Judas really betray Jesus? Ask Martin Scorsese. Predestination or free will? Ask Linda Hamilton and Arnold … Continue reading

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Two Rich Guys

I owe a debt to Amos ‘n Andy. No, not the controversial radio and TV characters. Cursillo brothers of mine here in Calgary, who recently pointed me in the direction of California clergyman Francis Chan. I reached out via Twitter … Continue reading

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Popeye Syndrome

It would be fair to call me a cartoonerd, but I’ve never really been a big fan of Popeye. All animated movies and TV shows have a certain charming formulaic quality about them – Bugs Bunny always takes a wrong turn … Continue reading

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