Monthly Archives: May 2016

Saturday, 5/28/16

Calling B.S. on Pat Buchanan. The inevitable Donald Trump. Why don’t these guys just become Orthodox? More. Continue reading

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Sunday, 5/29/16

Music that speaks to me No forced choice

Posted in Arts and Music, Culture, Film, Travel

Wednesday, 5/25/16

Trump v. Clinton is not an easy bet; the second tear makes kitsch kitsch; aiming where the fighting is; the untrustworthy Department of Justice. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Discrimination, Gaying away the Pray, Justice, Marriage (real), progressivism, Religious freedom, Sexualia

Tuesday, 5/24/16

Airbnb “scandal,” Muslim homeschoolers, school mandates, and a whimsical proposal for faithful Catholic employees. Plus a Trump bonus. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Education, irony, Islam, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia

Monday, 5/23/16

Why do I bother with the category “transvaluation of values” when almost every blog installment includes it. “Sexualia,” too. But there’s something more important this time. Continue reading

Posted in Education, Evangelicalism, Gaying away the Pray, Nominalism and Realism, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sacramental Tapestry, Salvation, Sexualia, Thrown down gauntlet, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged , , ,

Saturday, 5/21/16

Such good circuses, and abundant (if toxic) bread. Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Damn rackets, Gaying away the Pray, History, Humor, Internet, irony, Journalism, Literature, Natural Law, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Sexualia, Sport, The best lack all conviction, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged ,

Friday, 5/20/16

Would it help if the Little Sisters of the Poor went to jail? That’s about as religious as today’s obsessively political installment gets. Continue reading

Posted in Consumerism, Duly noted, Duly noted_stay tuned, Justice, Legalia, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, stay tuned, the worst are full of passionate intensity

Thursday, 5/19/16

Why don’t we just pass a law that says (1) Everybody be nice now. (2) The Human Relations Commission shall have power to implement this law by fanciful regulations, impenetrable jargon, and Orwellian imposition. Continue reading

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

“A quiet, face-saving, non-precedent-setting defeat” for Team Obama, Selma envy, bad distaff theology, the luxury priorities of the bien pensants, and more. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Education, History, Justice, Legalia, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Poetry, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Sexualia

Tuesday, 5/17/16

The Demagogue’s Foul Manners Prophetic “Rights Talk” UN bien pensant‘s 2⊄ worth Collateral damage of the Left’s Culture War Single Issues Gov’t has spoken: Thou Shalt Violate Due Process Factually challenged Naked Emperperson

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Discrimination, Education, Gaying away the Pray, Humor, Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, progressivism, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values