Why Do We Put God in a Box?

Why Do We Put God in a Box?
ShareTweet Why do we put God in a box? Why do we have no problem praying for God to heal a child’s cancer, but feel odd asking Him to fix our stuffy nose? Do we assume He’s too busy to deal with the little stuff, or are we limiting what He’s capable of and what He cares about? Why do we find it so easy to pray in a church building, but feel strange doing it in the shower

Wal-Mart to Cut Thousands of Store-Management Roles

Wal-Mart to Cut Thousands of Store-Management Roles
A day after embarking on a pay hike, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is taking steps to shake up management at thousands of its stores.The world’s biggest retailer is removing about 3,500 store co-managers, a salaried role that acts as a lieutenant underneath each store manager, according to people familiar with the move. It’s also adding about 1,700 assistant store managers, a slightly lower-paid role, who will oversee fast-growing areas like online orders, one of the people said.All co-managers will be notified

These family portraits may be the worst Photoshop fail of all time

These family portraits may be the worst Photoshop fail of all time
Heavy-handed photo retouching has come under scrutiny in recent years. But you've never seen a botched Photoshop job like this before. Pam and Dave Zaring shared a series of photos to their Facebook page on Friday of a family photoshoot they had taken last year.  "We paid a photographer, who claimed to be a professional, $250 for a family photo shoot. Please see these FOR REAL photos she delivered to us," they wrote, along with six incredibly terrifying photographs

Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’

Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump slammed reports questioning his mental stability in a series of tweets Saturday morning, writing he's a "very stable genius" after the publication of an expos about his first year as President put the White House into damage-control mode."Actually, throughout my life, my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart," the President continued. "Crooked Hillary Clinton also played these cards very hard and, as everyone knows, went down in flames. I

Book fury hits Trump where it hurts most — his image

Book fury hits Trump where it hurts most — his image
(CNN)Nothing means more to Donald Trump than his image.Trump's image is under siege, and "Fire and Fury" seems certain to widen the perception between the version of himself that the President wants America to see and the one that emerges from behind-the-scenes reports.After a slow start Wednesday, when the White House seemed almost as staggered as the rest of Washington about Bannon's betrayal, Trump aides and friends sprang to his defense in a belated damage control effort.White House press

Trump Spoke to Rebekah Mercer on the Phone. Then She Knifed Steve Bannon.

Trump Spoke to Rebekah Mercer on the Phone. Then She Knifed Steve Bannon.
Republican mega-donor Donald Trump.During the conversation, which took place Thursday afternoon and was relayed to The Daily Beast by a senior White House official, Mercer and Trump addressed Bannons statement to The Washington Post published Thursday evening. While it was clear that the Mercers were publicly distancing themselves from Bannon this week, two people with knowledge of their past meetings and conversations disputed the claim of many months. According to these sources, Bannon and Mercer met in New York

The Republicans Are What We Thought They Were

The Republicans Are What We Thought They Were
Youre surprised at Bob Corker? Really? Please. Yes, hes a deficit hawk. And hes a senator who has, from time to time, made some effort to work in a bipartisan fashion.But come on. Hes a Republican. He likes tax cuts. He believes, as they all do, in supply-side economic theory. And he has donors and constituents in Tennessee who wanted this. See what he said in defending his switch from no to yes on the GOP tax bill: He

Senate approves GOP tax plan, House to revote Wednesday

Senate approves GOP tax plan, House to revote Wednesday
(CNN)In a vote in the early Wednesday morning hours, the Senate approved the final version of the first overhaul of the US tax code in more than 30 years, handing President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans their most significant legislative victory of 2017.The House passed the bill earlier Tuesday, but technical changes were made to it in the Senate, and the bill will go back to the House on Wednesday for a revote, where it is expected to pass

Senate Passes Massive Tax Cuts For The Rich In Middle Of The Night

Senate Passes Massive Tax Cuts For The Rich In Middle Of The Night
WASHINGTON ― When Donald Trump was elected president last year, a sweeping rewrite of the tax code was one of his top priorities. Throughout the campaign, Trump said he wanted a “middle-class tax cut,” one that wouldn’t benefit wealthy people like him and would spur huge levels of economic growth while not adding to the national debt. “For the hedge fund guys, they’re going to be paying up,” Trump . As president, Trump has continued to insist the tax

Bitcoin Lost Almost 20% of Its Value This Week

Bitcoin Lost Almost 20% of Its Value This Week
Bitcoin faced one of its biggest tests this week, losing almost 20 percent of its value after the world’s largest cryptocurrency reached a record high Monday.The digital currency plunged as much as 30 percent on Friday, before paring losses, as this week’s selloff extended to a fourth day. The weekly decline is the biggest in almost three years. Other cryptocurrencies also tumbled: ethereum dropped as much as 36 percent and litecoin slumped as much as 43 percent, according to composite

All American Airlines pilots took Christmas off, leaving thousands of flights without pilots

All American Airlines pilots took Christmas off, leaving thousands of flights without pilots
American Airlines pilots are taking a holiday.Image: Brandon Wade/American airlinesFor American Airlines, a holiday scheduling fail is a nightmare before Christmas. With Christmastime travel one of the busiest times of the year, it's not a good look when all your pilots are taking a holiday break. But that's exactly what happened when a computer glitch for scheduling left thousands of flights pilot-less during the holiday period. SEE ALSO: This airline just bought two Boeing 747 jumbo jets online The

SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket last nightand it freaked Californians out

SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket last nightand it freaked Californians out
It was one small step for Elon Musk‘s SpaceX program, and one giant heart attack for Southern Californians. On Friday, Musk’s SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket, carrying 10 satellites from Iridium NEXT Communications into low-Earth orbit, according to the Daily Breeze. With clear skies, the launch, taking place at the Vandenberg Air Force Base 150 miles north of Los Angeles, could be seen from as far away as San Diego, another 120 miles south of L.A. What resulted was

Flynn’s ‘lock her up’ speech goes viral after he’s charged with lying to FBI

Flynn’s ‘lock her up’ speech goes viral after he’s charged with lying to FBI
With the news that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is expected to plead guilty to making false statements to the FBI, the internet is having a field day with his “lock her up” speech at the Republican National Convention last year. Flynn made the speech during the “Make America Safe Again” portion of President Donald Trump‘s convention. The “lock her up” chants were a mainstay at Trump’s campaign rallies as a jab at then-Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in

Twitter tries, fails to explain policy following Trump retweets

Twitter tries, fails to explain policy following Trump retweets
Earlier this week, President Donald Trump retweeted a series of disturbing anti-Muslim videos, one of which appears to show a teenage boy being beaten to death. The posts predictably sparked outrage, leading users to question why Twitter would allow them to remain on the feeds of the president’s 43 million followers. Now Twitter has explained why the videos were left up—and it’s only causing more anger. Earlier this week Tweets were sent that contained graphic and violent videos. We