The long pepper is a relative of black pepper, but it has a distinct sweet aroma which adds a unique touch to cocktails. « Continue »
Bigotry is never acceptable. But one form of bigotry, religiophobia, seems to be increasingly common, even as other forms are becoming heavily criticized.« Continue »
I have been trying to figure out why Twitter is doing so poorly, especially in terms of revenue generation. Then it dawned on me. Twitter may be too good at allowing brands, and individuals, to obtain engagements.
Is Satanism a religion? The courts have provided the institution with some protections. However, there are questions of whether or not it is really a viable religion.« Continue »
While little has been done to estimate the actual prevalence of B. pertussis (Whooping Cough) in America, there is data available which could give us some insight.« Continue »
A draft of a paper addressing the extension of the concept of gender to more general cultural phenomena.« Continue »
The following is a paper that I wrote for a bio-archaeology course in 2013 focusing on the interrelationship between human evolution and alcohol.« Continue »
This is a work in progress attempt to unify psychological and anthropological theory of religion. It is a different approach than the one taken in Religious or Secular, however, it is my hope that over time I can join these two approaches into a more robust model of religion. I am leaving the draft available to the public for feedback. If any piece of this draft is used in other work, please cite it appropriately, and be aware that the draft is likely to change considerably as time goes on.« Continue »