Monthly Archives: May 2017

What to do when nothing’s left to do

What to do when there’s no Plan B? Repent of Plan A, maybe? Two more. Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Empire, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, liberalism, Orthodoxy, Patriotic Correctness, Russia, Sundry flakes | Tagged

A true icon cannot have hate

Very brief, but haunting. Continue reading

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Just So Stories

On the evolution of religion, strong towns, and a political party. Continue reading

Posted in Built Environment and Infrastructure, Faith & Ideology, Libertarianism, Political Matters, Scientism, Secularism, Sundry flakes

Fixing Citizens United

Not the Chamber of Commerce’s coinage How Stupid? Fixing Citizens United

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Potpourri 5/26/17

No common thread until #5, and then the thread becomes my setup for “I told you so.” Continue reading

Posted in Education, History, Internet, Journalism, Literature, Political Matters

Ascension Day

Today is Ascension Day in the Christian Calendar, both East and West this year. Wikipedia: The Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ,[1] also known as Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, or Ascension Day,[2][3] commemorates the christian … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Orthodoxy

Book notes

The Handmaids in L.A. Philip Francis Queeg, President Crunchy Cons → Benedict Option Literature of the lost cause

Posted in conservatism, Literature, Political Matters, progressivism

A world out of joint

What is it with me, vacation and dystopia? Two efforts to suppress free speech. And making misfits in a world out of joint. Continue reading

Posted in Arts and Music, Dignitary harm, Education, Food, Literature, Marriage (real), Religious freedom, Speech & Press, the worst are full of passionate intensity

Great Expectations

Great expectations Licensed to Prattle Impeach? Then what? A good street for my flesh and blood

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Keeping Grace Unreal

I seem to have returned to my regular not-very-political blogging. Whew! Continue reading

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