Tag Archives: COVID vaccine

God is hawking religious exemptions

From Harper’s Weekly Review: An Oklahoma pastor was offering to verify religious exemptions for people who join his online church by attending streaming services and donating at least $1. “It’s beautiful,” said the pastor. “My phone and emails have blown … Continue reading

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My last shot

Contemplating how to commemorate what for me is the penultimate end of the pandemic — I’m all shot — I hadn’t come up with much. So here’s what happened at the Duane Reade where I was getting my second shot … Continue reading

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The god problem merges with the pandemic crazies problem

What a lousy combo. From Harper’s Weekly Review: The president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who claimed that religious amulets would ward off the coronavirus, tested positive for COVID-19. …protesters carrying signs with messages such as SAVE YOUR SOUL … Continue reading

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