In Which I Fix Everything

The world today seems absolutely crackers. If you get this reference, will you be my forever friend? And comment to prove you get the reference, because even forever friends must be accountable. Have you noticed how people are losing their minds these days about...

Fix It!

I don’t know about you, but I think Kenan Thompson of SNL fame is one of the most talented people they have right now. And as I consider the terrible tragedies that happen around the world: Kenya in 2015, the refugees from all over for the last decade, the...

Cynicism, Idealism, and Responsibility

Have you seen the polls that indicate that nearly half of survey respondents think that it’s okay for a police officer to check a phone’s history if that phone’s owner has just been in a car accident? How about the stories indicating that nearly half...

Why I’m Christian and Unaffiliated

Spoiler alert: I’m Mormon. This is about my faith. *     *     * I’m close friends with some very faithful, wonderful people who, go figure, are also Mormons. Their influence on my life is of such indescribable value that I will forever be a devoted, loyal...

Loud Voices

We all say we’re sick of the loudest voices monopolizing media attention; we wish real issues could be dealt with; we want real change to come about– change that leads to greater equality for people. But we’re hypocrites and idiots. Morons....

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series