- What a surprise. He’s back. Bin Laden urges jihad against Israel for Gaza attacks. Like we didn’t know this was coming.
- Ever wish you were a fly on the wall? Here’s the time I wish I were the fly.
- “Barack Obama 2.0” should be fun to see if it works as well now that he’s president as it did to get him elected. I suspect we are in for something different and politicians who don’t recognize this are in for a long hard slog.
- From Christianity Today, “Jesus is Not a Brand.” My favorite quote that stings the religious right (in my opinion) and is why people don’t want anything to do with Christianity is this: “Marketing has problems if it makes the consumer pant for the dead opposite of what you are trying to sell.”