How King David goes beyond Taylor Swift’s shaking it off

The most powerful thing art can do is create a relationship with us. That’s why character development in TV shows and movies is compelling—we’ve been there before. That’s why observational humor is so popular and so successful—we can relate to the humor of regular life. That’s even why blog post like this works, when it uses […]

My faith is more than a cultural artifact

One of my Sunday habits is reading the New York Time’s columnists. I enjoy Maureen Dowd’s snarky column, I like Thomas Friedman’s political commentary on the Middle East, and I usually enjoy Nicholas Kristof’s compassion world news coverage, he usually covers area of great distress that are not necessarily making headline news. Kristof is the […]