Monthly Archives: February 2014

Friday, 2/28/14

Lots of good essays encountered on SSM, including two that surprised me with insights I’d not encountered before (Queering the Marriage Debate and Argumentum ad ickyum). All this and (1) Kristoff on sex trafficking and (2) how Undue Purversity is setting itself up for a legal fall. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Arts and Music, Culture, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Legalia, Marriage (real), Nominalism and Realism, Religious freedom, Sexualia, Speech & Press

Thursday, 2/27/14

The Kennan Diaries WEIRD Culture – nothing more provincial Ambivalence about Ukraine New! From The Algorithms of Townhall.com Rationalizing apostasy Almost agreeing with Peter Singer

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Foreign Affairs, Heckler's Veto, History, Life political issues, Russia, Speech & Press, war | Tagged , ,

Wednesday, 2/26/14

Putin phobia yields a nice one-liner What War Hath Wrought Star in a Bottle Last Freedom unleashes backlash Elites and Populists Eat your way Saved Too much nice-nice, too little tut-tut

Posted in Empire, Foreign Affairs, History, Naked Public Square, Orthodoxy, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Russia, Science, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, war

Tuesday, 2/25/14

I do/I don’t The Last Freedom The Thing That Used to Be A Conservative Think Tank Whatever you do, care News? Or Revelation? Whom then shall I fear?

Posted in Economia, Marriage (real), Sexualia, Sport | Tagged ,

Monday, 2/24/14

Still looking for a traditionalist leader Sexist political journalism “After-Birth Abortion” Thou shalt walk in my shoes Stereotype Breaker

Posted in Creation Care, History, Journalism, Marriage (real), Political Matters

Sunday 2/23/14

Does “hell” turn your thoughts toward ontology? On the right side of eternity Columnist compares gays to murderers!

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Internet, Journalism, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Salvation

Saturday Potpourri, 2/22/14

Capitalism for the Masses Slogans Have Consequences Religion in Public Affairs Words to Live By Alternate Lifestyles Celebrating Kristallnacht

Posted in Capitalism, Discrimination, Distributism, Economia, Family, Foreign Affairs, Poverty, Religious freedom, Rights Talk

Potpourri, 2/21/14

So many frauds, so little time Dissing Rube Goldberg WSJ thinks it’s still 1988 Banning gay marriage? E-MASQL8 PLUS Paranoid and “on the wrong side of history” to boot

Posted in Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, History, Journalism, Marriage (real), Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Sundry flakes

Potpourri 1/20/14

Between the lines “No liturgical form can save us,” but … Sheer philosophical genius Summers on Inequality Rome coulda been a contenda Straining at gnats When is the Bible not the Bible?

Posted in Damn rackets, Demographics, Economia, Empire, Foreign Affairs, Islam, Legalia, Marriage (real), Political Matters, Protestantism, Rights Talk, Roman Catholicism, Sundry flakes, war | Tagged ,

PDs and Greedy Cowboys

Why aren’t Public Defenders funded as well as Prosecutors? Continue reading

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