Monthly Archives: September 2016

Friday, 9/30/16

Back (sigh!) to politics. (1) The representational side of American culture (2) A Policy of Perfidy (3) Answer me these … Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Film, Foreign Affairs, Jeremiad, Political Matters, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016

Thursday, 9/29/16

Nothing political for a change except in the broadest sense of polis. Certainly nothing partisan. Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Built Environment and Infrastructure, Christianity generally, Evangelicalism, History, Orthodoxy, Religious freedom, Small is Beautiful

Wednesday, 9/28/16

All things considered, a surprisingly joyous romp though our current political swamp. Continue reading

Posted in Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Foreign Affairs, grievance mongering, History, Political Matters, progressivism, the worst are full of passionate intensity | Tagged

Tuesday, 9/27/16

The unchurched Evangelicals Punditry without patterns Sports and Politics What is “Christian Philosophy” for?

Posted in Evangelicalism, Heckler's Veto, Journalism, Political Matters, populism, progressivism, Protestantism

Monday, 9/26/16

Just a few tidbits today. I’ve already got some weighter stuff in the pipe for later or tomorrow. Continue reading

Posted in Faith & Ideology, Playful, Political Matters

Saturday 9/24/16

Raise your hand if …; Yahoo! NOT!; The Unpollable Election; Right to Try; Michael “Peter Principle” Gerson Continue reading

Posted in Health care, Internet, Journalism, Political Matters

What is a man?

Rampant, free-associating ramble toward “Man up!” Continue reading

Posted in Arts and Music, Family, Poetry, Sexualia, solidarity

Friday 9/23/16

Trump’s diverticulated tumor (It comes from folks who ought to know); Why some are voting for Trump; NYT editorial screwup; “It seemed like he knew me;” more Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Abortion distortion factor, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Gaying away the Pray, History, Holy Tradition, Humor, Journalism, Legalia, Orthodoxy, Plutocracy, Poetry, Political Matters, Protestantism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Transvaluation of Values, Worship

Thursday, 9/22/16

A true potpourri, from kiddie porn to infrastructure, with war, Whig mythology, and sacred chant among others thrown in. (Oh, yeah: What if Trump wins?) Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Arts and Music, Built Environment and Infrastructure, Empire, Faith & Ideology, History, Holy Tradition, Islam, Legalia, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, terrorism, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016, war, Worship | Tagged ,

Johnny Rotten

I’ve quarantined four Wednesday morning political items here, and now get them out to the cosmos for whatever they’re worth. Continue reading

Posted in Journalism, Political Matters, the worst are full of passionate intensity