Monthly Archives: April 2015

Culture warriors and traditores

Last time we danced this dance, the Donatists were mostly from the poorer classes, the traditores from higher classes. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, History, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Naked Public Square, Natural Law, Pinch of Incense, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia, The best lack all conviction, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged , ,

Wednesday, 4/29/15

Four on sexuality issues that draw me like gawker at an Interstate pile-up, plus Yeats’ vindication and my inclination to cast a protest “abstain” Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Discrimination, Journalism, Poetry, Political Matters, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Sexualia | Tagged

Fair play

“I feel that by forcing us to change our constitution of being a Christian makes me feel unsafe and restricted about practicing my beliefs,” said Ng. “I find the derecognization very unfair and it doesn’t consider the values of religious … Continue reading

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Where and how we live

Cities for People – or for Cars? AARP Livability Index

Posted in Built Environment and Infrastructure, Culture

Je suis un hérétique

We are the bad guys of the sexual revolution. We are the heretics of our time: We forbid when it is forbidden to forbid. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Gaying away the Pray, Marriage (real), Orthodoxy, Pinch of Incense, Religious freedom, Sexualia

Reversals

Wolf Hall Tolerance vignette Demolition’s so easy

Posted in Gaying away the Pray, History, irony, Legalia, Literature, Marriage (real), Protestantism, Rights Talk, Roman Catholicism, Transvaluation of Values

Cultural decline update 4/20/15

The corner turned by Dems in ’72 have ramified to where the time for the Benedict Option is now. Continue reading

Posted in Asceticism, Benedict Option, History, Journalism, Justice, Marriage (real), Plutocracy, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Sexualia, Worship

Saturday, 4/18/15

Lafayette Police reverting to the bad old days, the stupidity of interpreting laws by semiotics, what you get for $27K+ of day school tuition, and more. Continue reading

Posted in Damn rackets, Discrimination, Education, History, Journalism, Legalia, Marriage (real), Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Secularism, Sexualia, the worst are full of passionate intensity

Friday potpourri

Two on legal stuff (including revisiting levels of abstraction); SanFrancisco’s prominent Catholics take on the Faithful; and a false premise, with French refutation. Continue reading

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Machiavelli meets Alinsky. Are there any survivors?

Sniffing around the battlefield to see if there’s anyone left alive and salvageable now that Barack Hussein William Tecumseh Obama’s New Nuptials have passed through. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, eulogy, Gaying away the Pray, Humor, Journalism, Marriage (real), Naked Public Square, Pinch of Incense, Plutocracy, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Secularism, Sport