Archive for August, 2013

A burger and fries is how much??

Was a time when young people went to work at McDonald’s expecting nothing but some job experience and some spending money. As the economy got worse and worse you’d hear people talk about not finding jobs. Inevitably someone would say, “McDonald’s is hiring” as a way to say, “something is better than nothing.” So imagine [...]

August 2, 2013  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: culture, If you're not outraged..., what are you drunk?  No Comments

Bono on religion

I’ve seen this in several places on the web, being talked about by several people. But in the unlikely event you haven’t seen it already, I present it here for your edification. This excerpt and all the ones I’ve seen online are from the book Bono: In Conversation with Michka Assayas. I assume that talk [...]

August 1, 2013  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: culture, stuff to think about, theology  No Comments