Oh dear Lord! There it is again: the meme spreading the false equivalence of the Old Testament’s Nehemiah, rebuilder of Jerusalem, to Donald J. Trump, accidental president of the United States. As if it hasn’t been enough to hear far … Continue reading No. Trump is not the second coming of Nehemiah!
Ah yes! ‘Tis the season! Christmas! A season of Christian love and celebration! And the annual Meme Pandemic championing something most people don’t give five minutes’ thought between January 1 and November 30. The pedantic Christmas Meme Force spreads across social media like a contagious virus. And though they are, for the most part, ridiculous, some are memes worth writing about. Jesus Is The Reason For The Season Except he isn’t. It’s widely accepted by scholars and clergy alike that Jesus was not born in a winter month let alone on December 25. The short history: the date was set … Continue reading Christmas Memes Worth Writing About