Monthly Archives: February 2015

In modern America the story is always lies

Culled from Friday morning news. I guess Friday the 13th is sort of like April Fools Day. Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Journalism

Friday the 13th!

Manufacturing Consent Pornography apophasis Perfectly orthodox, but they do reject our heresy … Civil religion for America: anodyne, inoffensive, tolerant Democrat Party update

Posted in Civil Religion, liberalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Orthodoxy, progressivism, Protestantism, Religiopreneurs | Tagged , ,

Wednesday, 2/11/15

What hath Haidt wrought? Did the LDS Punk the Press? Licensed to BFF Follow the Money

Posted in Christendom, Consumerism, Damn rackets, Education, History, Islam, Marriage (real), Poetry, Political Matters, Religious freedom | Tagged , ,

Tuesday, 2/10/15

Upholding the Constitution Lawyer Up! Le Corbusier with solar panels Did Bush lie? You just support SSM because you’re an idiot

Posted in Built Environment and Infrastructure, Faith & Ideology, History, Legalia, Sexualia | Tagged

Monday, 2/9/15

Another toe in the nominalist/realist roiling waters, electoral recklessness, President Obama shows that his mind’s overrated, and a Randian chariot spotted in My Fair City. Continue reading

Posted in chicken hawks, Christendom, conservatism, Faith & Ideology, History, liberalism, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Russia, Secularism, Speech & Press, war | Tagged , , , ,

Craftsmanship, Worldview & Coercion

What can a craftsman do when offered professional engagement to express something he cannot remotely comprehend? Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Intrigued, Marriage (real), Political Matters, Religious freedom, Speech & Press | 1 Comment

We Are Doomed, Chapter 973

The Return of the Mercenary Queering agriculture Milton Lives! (No, not John)

Posted in Corporatism, Damn rackets, Education, Foreign Affairs, History, Jeremiad, Libertarianism, Political Matters, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity, war

Friday, 2/6/15

Why the grass-roots might like a Romney run; how the Crusades didn’t birth Islamism; self-affirming heroes and heroines; and Putin in an illuminating light. Continue reading

Posted in Christendom, conservatism, History, Intrigued, Journalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Naked Public Square, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Russia, Secularism, The best lack all conviction

Thursday, 2/5/15

A bit late today, but I saw no reason to wait till tomorrow. A bit of satire of solemn sanctimony, two takes on Scott Walker, startling factoids about North American Christians, artistic fakery and annoying scare quotes. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), chicken hawks, Christianity generally, Demographics, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, Journalism, Naked Public Square, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, the worst are full of passionate intensity

Wednesday, 2/4/15

Bad toxins, yummy toxins; Mau-mauing persons of pallor; Pharisaical delight in status markers; and an area where we’re definitely, tragically, #1. Continue reading

Posted in Education, Faith & Ideology, Food, Heckler's Veto, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sexualia, statism, the worst are full of passionate intensity