Monthly Archives: June 2017

Hate update

Aided by a veneer of objectivity, the SPLC has for years served as the media’s expert witness for evaluating “extremism” and “hatred.” But while the SPLC rightly condemns groups like the Ku Klux Klan, Westboro Baptist Church and New Black … Continue reading

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Potpourri 6/22/17

From Hank Hanagraaf to Planned Parenthood. Continue reading

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Shorts, Summer Solstice 2017

Two brief, uncharacteristic shares. Continue reading

Posted in Arts and Music, Evangelicalism, Family, Orthodoxy, Sacramental Tapestry, Sexualia

Potpourri 6/20/17

I don’t think there’s any real dross here. Continue reading

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Albert Mohler and his guests

More excerpts and reflections from Albert Mohler’s fine “Thinking in Public” podcast. Continue reading

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Channeling the Tradition

I’ve been out of blogging commission for a week because of vacation with a strangely buggy internet connection. Everything worked, albeit a bit slowly, except my WordPress blogging platform, which consistently wouldn’t let me save my work and presumably wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Potpourri 6/10/17

Religious commercialism; what it means to be human; the American meta-crisis; Trump/Comey; Liberal dogmas; more. Continue reading

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Interesting times

My Comey impressions Who’s obsessed? Crap and crap detector, neighbors at WaPo Harvard can’t live up to its puffery The enduring greatness of Twitter

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Discrimination, Education, Journalism, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Speech & Press, The best lack all conviction, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values

Not singing Kumbaya (and other bracing things)

Not singing Kumbaya; Left vs. Right; Stupid disruption; May the Mad Twitter King block dissent?; One of The Greats; How Federalism (sorta) works; Sacred Cows; When the fullness of the time had come

Posted in Christianity generally, conservatism, Discrimination, Ecumenism, federalism, liberalism, Political correctness, Rights Talk, Speech & Press

Creating a sense of higher purpose

The anodyne commencement speaker, the deplorables, more Continue reading

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