Even if the jury is theoretically still out on whether Roy Moore is a serial philanderer and sexual harasser, it is already clear beyond all doubt that the former Alabama chief justice is not fit to serve in the Senate. For the most part, Moore’s response to claims from multiple women that he either molested or […]
Lately, whenever a natural disaster occurs, you can almost take it to the bank that some unhinged pastor is going to suggest that it happened because we somehow angered God. Earlier this week, a far-right pastor suggested the rash of wildfires in California are a sign that God is punishing the Golden State for its […]
What are you a slave to? My sermon from September 10, 2017. based on: Exodus 12:1-14 First Passover 12 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt, 2 “This month will be the first month; it will be the first month of the year for you. 3 Tell the whole Israelite community: On the tenth day of this […]
For years, whenever we have thought about black conservatives getting diarrhea of the mouth, the first people to come to mind have usually been Ben Carson and Allen West. But in recent weeks, another prominent black conservative may be giving Carson and West a run for their money–Jesse Lee Peterson. To hear him talk, Bill O’Reilly […]
At the first debate, Donald Trump was indignant as he talked about aides to Hillary Clinton pleading the Fifth Amendment in depositions related to the former Secretary of State’s email server. And yet we now know that during Trump’s divorce from his first wife, Ivana, the real estate mogul took the Fifth himself on 97 […]
Montel Williams was scheduled to appear on “The O’Reilly Factor” Thursday evening, but canceled at the last minute. That really upset the always cranky O’Reilly, who said this about Williams: “He’ll never be on this program again. He’s not a man of his word, he’s unprofessional. Montel, I’ve known you for a long time, but […]
If you want to divorce in Mississippi, you better pray it isn’t because your spouse beats you. As it turns out, domestic violence is not one of the 12 allowances for divorce in this state. Sally Doty, a Republican state senator, tried to change that. In February, her bill to add domestic violence to the list […]
Well, whattaya know. Turns out it wasn’t the size of Donald Trump’s hands–or other appendages–that we should have wondered about. Instead, it’s the fact that he may be a genius at erecting buildings, but not much when it comes to what resides below his belt line. A report from Politico quotes a section from the 1993 […]
Donald Trump has bestowed us with some fantastic marital advice. Somehow, being married three times has made him think he’s a marriage counselor. In his 1997 book, The Art Of The Comeback, he told men to divorce their ‘griping and b*tching’ wives. Here is some more of his advice: “Often, I will tell friends whose wives are […]
This author recently reported a story on a divorce custody and visitation hearing held in Michigan in which three children were sent to a juvenile detention center for contempt of court after refusing to have a relationship with their father because the children say they saw him hit their mother. I made a point that […]
Judge Lisa Gorcyca, overhearing a supervised visitation case for the children of Omer and Maya Tsimhoni, decided to take matters into her own hands during a divorce proceeding. Maya Tsimhoni has maintained throughout divorce proceedings that her estranged husband was abusive and that he threatened to kidnap the children. The couple’s three children, ages 15, […]
Being a kid with divorced parents is hard. For many kids, going through a divorce will be the most painful and gut-wrenching thing they ever experience. Being a parent going through a divorce is also hard, but too often in a divorce, the parents are each starting over and coming out on top in new, […]
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) and his hand-picked, Republican-heavy legislature?want to make divorce more difficult to get. Are you kidding me? Divorce is always hard to get. Believe me, I know. I shook for two months after mine. Brownback thinks it is a grand idea for people to stay together. And he is looking for […]
A petition was created on Saturday calling for the acknowledgement of discriminatory policies regarding men in the United States on the White House site.
The Adams County Sheriff Department had one of their own arrested this week.?Deputy Jason Belmont was arrested and charged with kidnapping and raping his estranged wife. His estranged wife informed the Aurora Police Department Tuesday night that she had been raped by Belmont according to documents obtained by 9News: ?A criminal affidavit written up by […]
We who divorce tell ourselves things that we need to hear. A popular catch-phrase is “kids are resilient.” Well, they are, but they’re not as resilient as we think. We hold the power in our hands and our words and our actions to make or break them. They survive, as we survive.?They adapt. This […]
The next time you refuse to feed your child McDonald’s, could end up having you labelled an unfit parent.
Shellie Zimmerman, the 26-year-old wife of acquitted killer George Zimmerman, has filed for divorce. After almost 7 years of marriage and standing by him during the trial of the Trayvon Martin slaying, she now believes she never …really knew him at all.