Into the Neon Light

Here’s a holiday story for you. A major department store in Japan once put out an elaborate Christmas display featuring a smiling Santa Claus nailed to a cross. Whether this tale is true or not, it does show what might be called the religious flexibility of the Japanese. Not only do many Japanese celebrate Christmas […]


The first rule of the Patriot Act is you do not talk about the Patriot Act. [flag] The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the Patriot Act on April 6, but the Patriot Act itself prohibited them from revealing the fact that they were challenging the Act. The Justice Department tried to censor […]