A lot of Burris goods were repossessed after Karen died and he had to live with his 18 year old son.
featured a shocking cover story, about the leading ‘progressive creationist’ Hugh Ross.
The author was Andy Butcher, ‘ lauds Ross as supposedly the only evangelist who can reach scientists, and paints him as a martyr under fire from both evolutionists and young-earth creationists (YECs).
The author interviewed Ai G (USA) President Ken Ham for about an hour by phone, ostensibly for some sort of balance, but hardly anything was reported—and even then they didn’t get his name right!
Rather, the purpose seemed to be to find an excuse to slam the YEC view and resort to cheap guilt-by-association ploys by grouping Mr Ham with people they know we disagree with.
Tom Burris left Karen Carpenter on October 1981 and they never saw her alive again, although they did talk over the phone between 19.
Phone conversations which left Karen crying while she was on the phone and for a while after they hung up.
As to the reason he left her, there are a lot of possible reasons, but, no outside person probably knows the real answer.Some possible reasons are: Karen was suffering from anorexia and it was too much for Burris to handle.He was having financial problems and he was not a very good at real estate development.They married in haste and they were not really meant for one another.She had a very busy work schedule and Burris wanted a stay at home wife. He was married before and his first marriage ended in divorce.After Karen died, almost all of her money went to her parents and her brother.