Everyone claims to be okay with freedom of religion, but the moment you mention God there is a strange tension that fills the air. If there was a 6th sense, that would be it.
...they needed someone to explain, to spin, the parts of the tale that couldn't be suppressed. Someone reputable and educated. Someone brilliant yet absolutely committed to the faith. Someone like my father.
If you have to say or do something controversial, aim so that people will hate that they love it and not love that they hate it.
You know what should be banned? Stuff that's whack. The world is controversial. The world is classist. The world is racist.
'Requiem' has been controversial because people don't feel I gave it closure.
Show Republicans a shiny pro-life or pro-marriage issue and they'd much rather address that controversial topic than keep pressing on the tyranny that Obamacare represents.
Custard is controversial: what makes it a custard, how best to cook it and, crucially, is it to be eaten or put in a pie and thrown?
I might be being controversial, but I think Seal fancies the pants off Delta, and her pants are tight.
Controversial disputes are a part of democratic culture.
Controversial proposals, once accepted, soon become hallowed.
In academia, I discovered that issues and insights, commonplace among the scholars, are viewed as highly controversial and even as 'heresy' in the churches.
I kicked down doors to show that Hiphop has matured. And it may be a little controversial.
What happened with Keystone is it actually poisoned the well for other pipelines that are not as controversial.
I don't understand why it's controversial for law-abiding citizens protecting themselves under the Second Amendment.
I was a controversial figure on my reservation when I was a kid. I was mouthy and opinionated and arrogant. Nothing has changed.
I have this idiot name tag which says 'controversial.'
The mainland Chinese tend to take a Chinese mainland point of view on controversial issues, and the Taiwanese take another the Taiwanese viewpoint.