Link: Sarah Vowell

Sarah Vowell

“Somebody got to have some sense on this highway.”

The Bible is a big long book and Lord knows within its many mansions of eccentricity finding justification for literal and figurative witch hunts is as simple as pretending “enhanced investigation technique” is not a synonym for torture. I happen to be with Dr. King in proclaiming the Sermon on the Mount’s call for love to be at the heart of Christian behavior, and one of us got a Ph.D in systematic theology. (excerpt)
—Sarah Vowell for The New York Times nyti.ms/U8b9Lp