Passengers Behaving Badly

Using the Knee Defender will get you chucked off a flight. Having the Knee Defender used against you will get you chucked off if you start a fight.

Note: didn't know most US airlines ban the device.

Plane diverted as passengers fight over seat reclining
Man puts lock on seat to stop woman in front reclining it, leading to argument and both being kicked off United Airlines flight

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Mars Hill pastor abusive? So not surprised.

Mars Hill pastor abusive? So not surprised.

Pastor Mark Driscoll Accused of Abuse and Intimidation by Ex-Employees
Twenty-one former Mars Hill Church employees have lodged charges against Senior Pastor (and church founder) Mark Driscoll, saying that he “engaged in a pattern of abusive and intimidating conduct and that he has not changed his domineering behavior.”

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Hedy Epstein, Holocaust Survivor, Arrested At Protest Against #Ferguson Tactics

Hedy Epstein, Holocaust Survivor, Arrested At Protest Against #Ferguson Tactics

I have to cry now. What a heroine and warrior for peace and justice!

Meet The Holocaust Survivor Arrested In Brown Protest
Hedy Epstein turned 90 on August 15, and she spent much of last week celebrating.

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Pardon me, would you like a Who-rito?

Pardon me, would you like a Who-rito?

Owls are weighed wrapped up in blankets like little bird burritos
When you look up at this cute little owl all wrapped up with his bulging eyes, it makes your heart melt. But weighing owls in blanket burritos is actually a common practice by researchers and vets.

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Robin Williams: Top Ten Reasons To Be An Episcopalian

I keep rediscovering old favorites: quotes, movies, pictures of Robin Williams. This one pokes gentle fun at the slightly smug, but tolerant people who worship as Episcopalian.

My favorite reason: dinosaurs. Hands down.

The Lead
No snake handling. 9. You can believe in dinosaurs. 8. Male and female God created them; male and female we ordain them. 7. You don’t have to check your brains at the door. Robin_Williams_2011a_%282%29.jpg. 6. Pew aerobics. 5. Church year is color-coded. 4. Free wine on Sunday.

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