Posts Tagged ‘video’

Fill in the blank, it’s OK to kill a baby in the womb when…

Right now, an entire generation of people are gone. 53 million people in fact. They could’ve been your neighbors, your friends, your coworkers, your family. Today on this anniversary of Roe v. Wade, here’s a compelling video about asking honest, intelligent questions about abortion.



Behind the Wheel of Death

Posted: January 7, 2014 in opinion
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Cars are like slow, powerful bullets.

Who would get on a trampoline with someone who had loaded weapon in their hand with the safety clicked off? That’s idiocy.

But everyday we get on the road with people driving dangerously, taking risks and neglecting to care for themselves and others. And I absolutely hate that my daily drive in to work is the most dangerous thing I’ll ever do.

It’s striking the power other people can have over your life. Their Facebook post, their text or tweet, their love of liquor or just their desire to drive faster than you could keep you from going home to your spouse and kids today.

Here in Tennessee alone, there have been eight people killed in car crashes by the time of this posting on Jan. 7th. That’s eight people in seven days. Last year, nearly 1,000 died on Tennessee’s roads. How many of these “accidental” deaths were preventable?

We all mistakes, myself included. Sometimes we make mistakes while driving. And here’s an ad from New Zealand that is just WOW…

Every November, men across the country, grow out their mustaches for men’s health awareness as part of a promotion called Movember. Several of my close friends eagerly embrace this tradition.

But, now that it’s December, what’s a brother to do with that manly display of facial hair?

This hilariously entertaining video has many tips on How to Kill a Mustache.


This autotuned remix of Mister Rogers’ legacy called, “Garden of Your Mind,” was posted on YouTube back in June. Last week I heard a feature story on NPR’s “All Things Considered” about this project that brought it to my attention. (The NPR story is also worth a listen.)

I really like the message of this video because it made me think about being more intentional when it comes to encouraging my kids to ponder big ideas.

I’d love to hear your thoughts and comments after you take a look at this video…

Great line in this new music video – “You’re the light of the world…don’t hide Yourself from me.”

Download the song free here.

Learn more about this band:

Gov. Mike Huckabee declared today as Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.

Since I wrote my thoughts about the Chick-fil-A controversy a couple of weeks ago, I thought I would round it out with a classic YouTube video of Tim Hawkins singing about his love for Chick-fil-A.

Are you going to eat their delicious waffle fries today?