Christian Bonk

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Christian Bonk was born in Canada and works as a University Instructor, freelance writer and musician. He is married and divides his time between Canada and Poland.


Culture Clash

The Muff-Crazed Mufti

The Muff-Crazed Mufti

March 20, 2013

Imam Shahid Mehdi—interpreter of Islamic law, respected Muslim scholar, and

Oy Vey!

Dictators and Celebrities

Dictators and Celebrities

March 07, 2013

When a fashion magazine recently sponsored former NBA star Dennis Rodman’s

Media

The Onion’s Big Mistake

The Onion’s Big Mistake

February 26, 2013

The Twittersphere got itself into a lather this week after the venerable

Semantics

The Gayest Study Ever

The Gayest Study Ever

September 09, 2012

A recent study from the University of Michigan finds that the ever-popular

Terror!

Groping for Terrorists

Groping for Terrorists

June 03, 2012

Here are my experiences with airport security at various spots around the world

Idiocracy

Early Childhood Reeducation Camps

Early Childhood Reeducation Camps

April 17, 2012

Does being an early childhood educator turn you into a meddlesome nitwit, or

Cultural Caviar

The Moral Implications of Dwarf Tossing

The Moral Implications of Dwarf Tossing

March 17, 2012

In late January of this year, an event occurred which may have dramatic

Remembrance

The Week in Political Obits: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

The Week in Political Obits: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

December 20, 2011

It is sometimes said that death comes in threes, and the weekend before

Britain

You Are Now Entering…The Shariah Zone

You Are Now Entering…The Shariah Zone

August 02, 2011

As the world struggles to make sense of Anders Breivik’s ugly, senseless

Vile Bodies

There’s Something About Adolf

There’s Something About Adolf

June 28, 2011

Hitler is all over the news again. These past few months, you can’t throw a

Crime

The High Cost of Insulting a Canadian Lesbian

The High Cost of Insulting a Canadian Lesbian

June 10, 2011

On April 20th of this year, a group called the BCHRT (British Columbia Human

Public Nuisances

Philip Roth: Still Offending the Squares

Philip Roth: Still Offending the Squares

May 31, 2011

Even as a septuagenarian, Philip Roth can’t seem to stop offending the kind