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San Juan Bautista

In the Footsteps of Robinson Crusoe: The Facts Behind the Fiction on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Some 415 miles off the coast of Chile, accessible in 2½ hours by small plane, or in 2½ days by monthly supply ship, lies the island generally recognized as the source of Daniel Defoe's famous novel, even if he transposed it to the Caribbean and mightily changed its topography.

The Christianized Jesus

Reverend Billy | Posted 10.10.2011 | Religion
Reverend Billy

Jesus of Nazareth was not a Peak Performance Strategist as the prosperity preachers would have it. Nor was he an foreigner-hating patriot as the Tea Party would argue.