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With the crowded landscape of the news this weekend and so far this week; another bloody weekend in Chicago, Trump in England, Trump in Helsinki, etc. Our local murder spree isn’t making the national news. The 6-foot, 3-inch Emanuel A. Lopes, 20, has been free on $500 bail since November. His most recent crime was…

via In Weymouth a career criminal (at 20 years old) and two murders — Knuckledraggin My Life Away

Richard Dawkins appears to be rethinking the consequences of his decades-long assault on Christianity.Listening to the lovely bells of Winchester, one of our great mediaeval cathedrals. So much nicer than the aggressive-sounding “Allahu Akhbar.” Or is that just my cultural upbringing?To paraphrase my previous assertion, never bring a philosophy to a religious war.Posted by Vox…

via He’s not wrong — Vox Popoli