A friend of mine used to say "religions are like diets, everybody always wants to talk about what works for them."
Lizard Eater looks at that theme in more depth in a post today and I really like what she comes up with.
Ps. Criminal Justice *headdesk* of the day. And it's really just the tip of the iceberg where Sheriff Joe Arpaio is concerned. My favorite story is the "County detention officer steals a file from a defense attorney right in the middle of a trial" one." Some of the upshot of that is reported here and you can see the video here.