Monthly Archives: July 2016

Wherein Tipsy exhibits a little political retraint

Here I took all this time spewing stuff and then I go and delete it for the good of my reputation for sanity (and the good of my soul). I stand by the rest. Continue reading

Posted in Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Speech & Press, Sundry flakes

Pure Politics wrap up bonus

A full house of choice political commentary. We wallow in the written analysis so you can understand what you watched on TV. Continue reading

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Friday, 7/29/16

Today marks the 51st anniversary of my motorcycle accident. It’s also Charlie and Di’s anniversary. I thought you’d want to know. Enough of that: on with the snark! Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Christianity generally, Corporatism, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Education, Film, Foreign Affairs, Gaying away the Pray, Humor, Journalism, Legalia, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Russia, Sexualia, Sport, The Ratchet, the worst are full of passionate intensity

Thursday, 7/28/16

Père Jacques, ora pro nobis. Tim Kaine & Donald Trump demolition jobs. Conscience and the very rule of law is on the line. And how about a little ISIS backlash? Continue reading

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Wednesday, 7/27/16

The newly-godless GOP leaves the Dems a rhetorical opening; why DT is the wrong guy for nationalists; Hatfield is bitter about McCoy; Tim LaHaye will ride no more; and CA’s assisted suicide law. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Civil Religion, Dispensationalism, Empire, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, Life political issues, Political Matters, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Religiopreneurs, Russia, Sundry flakes

Tuesday, 7/26/16

Mostly politics, but not, I think, what you’re seeing everywhere else. Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Discrimination, Foreign Affairs, History, Legalia, Religious freedom, war | 1 Comment

Sunday, 7/24/16

Samples of three recent blogs by Fr. Stephen Freeman, putting flesh on the “nominalism” and “realism” bones. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Christianity generally, Faith & Ideology, Intrigued, Nominalism and Realism, Orthodoxy, Protestantism, Sacramental Tapestry

Just politics

Political gleanings from the past few days. Continue reading

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Thursday, 7/21/16

The weird and depressing GOP platform Obama picked the trans-potty fight Cheating is part of the rules XY: “systemic oppression of the highest order” The Donald, Lutheran?

Posted in Culture, Discrimination, Humor, Political Matters, Sexualia

Monday, 7/18/16

Respect and authority Increase your word power Playing for all the Marbles Troparion to St. Bob the Dad Naked Emperor

Posted in Christendom, Christianity generally, Dignitary harm, Family, Gaying away the Pray, Orthodoxy, Protestantism, Rhetorical fallacies, Sexualia, The best lack all conviction, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged