Happy May Day!

Happy May Day! Do I say that with any particular celebratory delight?  Not at all. But it’s still fun because spring is here and that means people are much happier than they were three months ago. According to the most reliable source online, Wikipedia, the earliest May Day celebrations “appeared in pre-Christian times, with the festival…

Peter Hitchens

Peter Hitchens is the author of The Rage Against God: How Atheism Led Me to Faith.  He is also the brother of Christopher Hitchens, the outspoken atheist who appeared in the documentary Collision with Pastor Douglas Wilson.   He tells his story here. HT: Justin Taylor

Cricket is Nothing Like Baseball

This past weekend I took a trip to the cricket cages for batting practice.  I learned two things: 1) Cricket batting technique is not in the same universe as baseball hitting.  2) Bowling (pitching) uses muscles a baseball pitch does not.  The next day, the right side of my torso felt like it was given…