(Credit: Matt Northam, Flickr Creative Commons) Several years ago, I managed to visit the assassination sites of Martin Luther King Jr. and John F. Kennedy on the same day. It wasn't intentional, per se. It just sort of happened. I was living in Memphis at...Read more
Since I’m always welcoming new people to the blog I sometimes like to revisit an old post or two that sparked a good conversation, but may have been missed by those who weren’t around when it was originally posted....Read more
I don't think I can think of a better snapshot of the past year in the life of American Christianity than Alternative Facts beating out Jesus. And they didn't just beat Jesus. They thumped him. Their victory was so dominant, Jesus the...Read more
Welcome once again to the end of all things. The 2017 American Jesus Madness championship. It years past, "the end of all things" has been obvious hyperbole, but given who's currently occupying the White House, we may have indeed reached the...Read more
I'm not sure I could think of a championship matchup more representative of the past year than this one. It's going to be a fun final battle to watch. Or it would be fun if it also wasn't so depressingly real. Either...Read more
Welcome to the Apocalypse!! Hopefully it's a lot more fun than Hal Lindsey led you to believe. Though, fair warning: if you think too much about these last matchups and remember they're actually real world conflicts things could get a bit depressing. To ward off any...Read more
Every time I put a bracket together, I try to strategize beyond the first round matchups in hopes that subsequent matchups will still make some sort of sense. In the past, this has been really difficult because there are only so many...Read more
It's time for the Exquisite 8 round. Which may not sound all that consequential, but remember: you're choosing who competes in the 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse round. So, really the end of the world is in your hands. But no pressure. Once again, here...Read more
After a ton of razor thin victories in the first round, the Salacious 16 saw the contenders start to separate themselves from the pretenders. We also witnessed the rise of the tournament's Cinderfella - Chance the Rapper. But will Chance has a brutal matchup...Read more
Welcome to the Salacious 16 round where everything gets a little more...salaciousier. Once again, here are a few reminders about voting…Read more
- You can vote on each matchup or just the ones you like. Again, it’s totally up to you.
- Voting is unlimited. So, vote...