Pop culture and world religious traditions give us wildly conflicting images of fathers: on the one hand, loving, nurturing figures, but on the other, tyrannical, selfish, bloodthirsty monsters. No wonder fathers provoke a swirl of powerful feelings! How to make sense of it all?
LYTENUP and HUGACAT
Copyright Betsy Woodman 2018
Remember President George H.W. Bush’s calls for a “kinder, gentler America?” I haven’t heard many pleas like that coming out of high places lately. One area where we’re definitely not being kind or gentle is political humor. As WIRED … read more.
Beware! Enemy Under the Bed!
“Watch Out! there’s a monster under your bed – or, as some folks thought in World War I, an enemy base in the White Mountains. What go’s into the creation if a mortal foe? Does history help us keep our heads? … read more.