The Ventriloquist

An online publication at and outside the boundary of evangelical Christianity.

posts by Kimberly Prijatel

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February 2012

Springfield, OH Voted 'Unhappiest City in America'

by Kimberly Prijatel, on February 2012, Local

A recent Gallup poll revealed Springfield, OH is the saddest city in America. According to Gallup officials, analysts gathered information over a three year period by calling 1,000 people a day to ask about their emotional/physical health, work environment, basic access to food, shelter and health care. When the polling group gathered 1 million surveys in October 2010, they examined the nation-wide trends in the 357 geographic statistical…

Tuesday

28

February 2012

Of Birds and Yellow Jackets

by Kimberly Prijatel, on Cedarville, Relationships, February 2012

Patrol any building on Cedarville’s campus and you’ll quickly discover it to be the fount from which all awkward things grow. That may be an exaggeration, but you’ve been there: that moment of disgust when you happen upon a couple doing that which should not be done in public. I do not even refer to explicit sexual activity (although you wouldn’t be too hard-pressed to find…