Category Archives: Morality

Morning After Pill Via Vending Machine?

A college in Pennsylvania is selling the morning after pill via a vending machine and the FDA has approved it. http://www.lifenews.com/2013/01/29/obama-admin-oks-vending-machine-selling-plan-b-morning-after-pill/ One would think in a place of higher learning a school would be more interested in educating their students … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts Allowing Gay Members and Leaders?

One of the stories in the news lately is the Boy Scouts possibly ending their ban on gay members and leaders. http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/28/16739587-boy-scouts-close-to-ending-ban-on-gay-members-leaders?lite This is obviously a controversial story. Some people think it is long overdue that this happens. Others think … Continue reading

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Desperate Measures To Survive a Shipwreck

Read the story of Richard Parker and Tom Dudley. Is what Dudley did defensible? What would you have done? – Daily Prompt The story above is of four people who were stranded at sea and survival techniques which they used … Continue reading

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Rule Breaking

Think about the last time you broke a rule (a big one, not just ripping the tags off your pillows). Were you burned, or did things turn out for the best? – Daily Prompt This was a tough one. Anyone … Continue reading

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The Value of Life

I recently came across two different stories which, to me, are complete opposites on the topic of the value of life. The first story is out of Belgium where two twins requested and received permission to die because they were … Continue reading

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Subtle Reminders & IVF

Do you ever see signs in every day life when you least expect it which seem as if they were put there to remind you of something? I did the other day. The above picture was something I saw on … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Hero Worship

Head to your favorite online news source. Pick an article with a headline that grabs you. Now, write a short story based on the article. – Daily Prompt I like when the Daily Prompts coincide with something I was already bantering … Continue reading

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No Hall of Famers This Year

The Baseball Writers of America vote each year on any new players who should be elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. A player has to receive 75% of the writers voting for them in order to be elected into … Continue reading

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The Notre Dame Scandal

You have heard all about the horrible Penn State problems with Jerry Sandusky. But have you heard about the rape accusations against Notre Dame? Probably not. http://www.thenation.com/blog/172042/notre-dame-and-penn-state-two-rape-scandals-only-one-cry-justice# Two separate women have been possibly assaulted by two players from the Notre … Continue reading

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The Alcohol Committed The Crimes

So we have all heard the people who blame guns for killing people. And the people who blame obesity on the fast food restaurants. Now there are 5 inmates who are blaming alcohol for their crimes. http://news.yahoo.com/idaho-inmates-sue-beer-wine-companies-1b-190211526–abc-news-topstories.html These 5 inmates … Continue reading

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