1. C

    Do you have a religious alignment? Can you articulate why?

    For myself, I wouldn't call it an alignment, exactly. Nor can I articulate it very well, but I'll try. I don't know what to call it. I've never felt particularly drawn to organized religion of any flavor. But philosophically speaking, there are only two traditions that appeal to me at all, and...
  2. Robert Urbanek

    Kaaba Kaboom

    The Kaaba in Mecca is the shrine central to Muslim rituals. During the annual week-long hajj pilgrimage, more than a million Muslims walk counter-clockwise around the building seven times. The Kaaba is also similar in size, shape and appearance to the building that housed the first H-bomb...