The Suicide Detective
Lengthy profile of  Harvard Professor Matthew Nock, one of the most original and influential suicide researchers in the world.

Persecution in America? Chicken Little v The Ostrich
Among other things, this post list ten cases where people have already faced persecution for their stance on same-sex marriage.

Don’t be Tricked by These 5 Common Mental Rules of Thumb
“Heuristics are the quick, commonsense principles we apply to solve a problem or make a decision.” Here are five you want to avoid.

Should Christians be patriotic?
R.C. Sproul Jr. with five basic principles we all ought to keep in mind when wrestling over this question.

Theological educators deal with a changing world
A worldwide gathering of Baptist theological educators discuss the need for theological education to reflect the worldwide diversity of students and their ministerial contexts.

Is College Worth it?
Alex Chediak interviews David Wilezol, co-author with  Bill Bennett of the new book, Is College Worth it? On the same subject, here’s Thanks for Nothing, College!

How do fireworks work?
You might as well know the science of blowing your money tonight.