1. Harvey
  2. Not really a Touché
  3. Diminished expectations
  4. “Selma Envy” vs Reagan Envy.”
  5. More thoughts on the Arpaio pardon
  6. Who’s confused?
  7. The Nashville Statement



Michael Brendan Dougherty was not responding to Robert P. George, so far as I could tell, but it’s still a good point.




UPDATE: Wednesday’s Washington Post has Case’s non-Twitter version.



Of The Nashville Statement:

(H/T Rod Dreher) I’m resisting the temptation to troll Jen Hatmaker because it would be bad for my soul and, since it would look mean, probably would not dissuade any of her 121,000 Twitter followers and almost certainly multiples of that who’ve been seduced by her Gospel of Nice.

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Gosh! Did you see what President Donald Trump is up to today? How utterly fascinating he is! I weep with envy when I look upon Melania. He fills my every thought! He surely doesn’t need to start any more stupid wars to get my undivided attention! No siree!

There is no epistemological Switzerland. (Via Mars Hill Audio Journal Volume 134)

Some succinct standing advice on recurring themes.