23-Year-Old Woman Leaves Religious Sect, Loses Daughter

When learning about the most Orthodox sects within any religion, it's very easy to judge their more extreme rituals as freakish. I think I was a little guilty of painting the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints with the freak brush, and I will consciously try not to do that with the Satmar Hasidim from Kiryas Joel, a… » 7/14/08 4:00pm 7/14/08 4:00pm

An Open Letter To Those Awaiting The Rapture

Dear Mark Heard,
Hey, so I heard about your little service in which you convince true-believing Christians to sign up to email their friends and loved ones after the Rapture takes them and leaves all the lesser Christians behind to suffer under the rule of the Antichrist for 7 years. Um, dude, I don't know if you put… » 6/10/08 12:30pm 6/10/08 12:30pm