Thanatology

wonderwoman_dlPlanning Wonder Woman’s Funeral

Ms. Wonder Woman’s only direct request was that her funeral equally included all the unique death-related practices from around the world without offending or marginalizing anyone.  The request was sweet … but not simple. And as her funeral planner, I was in quite the tight spot.

 

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The Death of a Terrorist

The Internet was completely covered with vulgar comments celebrating Osama bin Laden’s death.  Perhaps the jokes and arrogant comments actually showed how disconnected we were from the people victimized the most, though, because they weren’t laughing, they were grieving.