Monthly Archives: January 2017

Tuesday Bonus 2/1/17

Although I’ve resolved to try focusing on enduring things, it’s hard to ignore events unlike anything in my lifetime, including the Provocateur-in-Chief. Herewith, eight politically tainted items. Continue reading

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Tuesday 1/31/17

“Undocumented”; Professor Daniel Gordon, not deranged; A greater enemy of the truth than lies; = 1000 words; Why Trump likes Bannon; Blocking the exits Continue reading

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Monday 1/30/17

I apologize, right out of the gate, at fully five items that are quite political. Skip to number 6 if you’ve already shut down emotionally from all the shrillness. Continue reading

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Sunday 1/29/17

Bodily Exercise; Exclusive Interview with Jesus!; The Despised God; Modernity as Religion Continue reading

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Saturday 1/28/17

Principalities and Powers First-class, primo political pocket-picking Publish in haste, repent, repent, repent, repent at leisure Pat Buchanan #Fail 1 in 4, give or take several orders of magnitude Just listen, jerkheads Dead, not vulgar, shoddy and debased A little … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Declinism, Education, Journalism, Legalia, Poetry, Political Matters, populism, Sexualia, solidarity

Friday 1/27/17

The Trump Do-Si-Do; Threatened by illusion; Self-infatuated huckster hairdo Milo Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Education, grievance mongering, Heckler's Veto, Internet, Political Matters, Speech & Press | Tagged

Wednesday 1/25/17

Testing a theory: Day 1 — How to Vet a Judge — Guaranteed Pure — News of the Weird — The Left needs adversaries on the Left Continue reading

Posted in Consumerism, Damn rackets, Evangelicalism, Free-range Christians, Journalism, Justice, Legalia, liberalism, Political Matters, progressivism, Protestantism, Religiopreneurs, Sundry flakes

Tuesday 1/24/17

Nothing earth-shattering today, but in every Administration, the citizen must guard his soul. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), 9th Commandment Watch, Evangelicalism, Journalism, Political Matters, populism, Religious freedom

Monday, 1/23/17

Shaming; Relationship vs. Communion; The Church is a Hospital; What Three Crimes Today at the Times?; Sean Spicer’s Hostage Video; Sinister & Ludicrous; Reality TV Presidency; A really ugly fad Continue reading

Posted in Education, Journalism, Legalia, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Sexualia

Sataurday 1/21/17

The Class Clown Repents “Leading from behind” Tribalism on Parade What I did at the Inauguration The scholarly reading audience My Man Mitch

Posted in Consumerism, Economia, Education, grievance mongering, History, Internet, Journalism, Marriage (real), Naked Emperors, Political Matters, Religiopreneurs, Rights Talk, Selma Envy, stay tuned, Sundry flakes, Technology, the worst are full of passionate intensity