When atheists and believers battle, which is more wrong than the other? Do both come off as just too much noise? It’s like watching ping pong, a set of furious volleys, where neither competitor realizes the pong they’re pinging isn’t God at all. Atheists Ping, Believers Pong’s God, the Debating
Walking through a park in San Francisco, I found an abandoned hopscotch court just as the sun set. It had a kind of lost childhood, haunting feel that I couldn’t resist. The image is atmospheric, a little wistful with the suggestion of fleeting childhood, with a sneaky surreal flavor. Evocative
Lookin’ for Truth in All the Wrong Places Do you believe that a single theory, say, a brilliant equation, a religious belief or a universal philosophy that puts the whole shebang together in a single basket of truth, a Theory of Everything, might explain the whole mess – or miracle,
Yemeni-American bodega owners in New York City organized a boycott of the newspaper over what they see as anti-Muslim bias.
“From the Brighton Beach El is a shot I took from from the overhead tracks above Brighton Beach Boulevard, near Brooklyn’s south shore on the Atlantic. Elevated trains helped create New York and still dominate spaces in the sprawling urban landscape. “Looking at the street from a century old elevated
Cats are just as picky about people as they are about food and great places to nap? They always seem to have some very clear likes and dislikes. When it comes to men, it’s even more interesting. Big feet and loud voices don’t usually get on a cat’s wish list.
Rickety, weighted down push carts, serving everything from apples to dried fish and pickles, jammed travel to a standstill on New York City’s Lower East Side. It’s 1940, and Mayor Fiorello La Guardia does something about it. He creates an urban shopping mall, the Essex Street Market, a solution that lasts nearly 80 years.