Sunday, April 8, 2007

Does Heaven Have to Have a Selling Point?

On Friday I took both kids and went to Starbucks not something I ususally do. When I was finished drinking my drink I noticed that this was on my cup:

The Way I See It #230
Heaven is totally overrated. It seems boring. Clouds, listening to people play the harp. It should be somewhere you can't wait to go, like a luxury hotel. Maybe blue skies and soft music were enough to keep in line in the 17th century, but Heaven has to step it up a bit. They're basically getting by because they only have to be better than Hell.
Joel Stein
Columnist for the Los Angeles Times

Isn't it sad how we have come to expect a selling point for everything.

1 comment:

lauren. said...

very sad indeed.