The strangely true connection between Scientology, the Jet Propulsion…

One of the weirdest historical confluences you can imagine took place in Pasadena, California, in the 1940s. There, a darkly handsome young man and chemistry autodidact named Jack Parsons had just made a bundle of money by inventing solid rocket fuel and selling it to the military. He was part of a group of… » 1/24/13 1:20pm 1/24/13 1:20pm

Air Force Academy now welcomes spell-casters

Just a few years ago, the Air Force Academy was considered such an evangelical hothouse that the place got sued for its alleged discrimination against non-Christians. Today, the Academy is boasting of its thriving pagan community...and its friendliness towards spell-casters. » 10/23/10 4:15pm 10/23/10 4:15pm