Monthly Archives: November 2019

God bless the socialists

We’re all deeply in debt to some cantakerous socialists for doing work nobody else thought, or cared, to do. Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Damn rackets, grievance mongering, History, Journalism, progressivism, The best lack all conviction, the worst are full of passionate intensity, woke capital | Tagged

Gotcha! failure

Andrew Tang plays “Gotcha!” and loses. Continue reading

Posted in Legalia, Religious freedom

Punching down

More than 20 states have incorporated sexual orientation into their anti-discrimination statutes. As Charlotte Allen documents in “Punching Down,” this has empowered well-educated and well-paid gays to punish less educated, less wealthy neighbors who dare to refuse to bake a … Continue reading

Posted in deathworks, Dignitary harm, grievance mongering, Legalia, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sexualia

A new landmark

Hillsdale College dedicates a splendid new Chapel, explicitly Christian. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Faith & Ideology, lifeworks

My new tribe

What happened when I took the Hidden Tribes survey. Continue reading

Posted in lifeworks | Tagged

What it takes to keep a man alive

I just can’t resist a good Thomas More analogy … Continue reading

Posted in lifeworks, Marriage (real)

Wednesday, November 13

The status of Weimar America at the end of Wednesday. Continue reading

Posted in Bread & Circuses, deathworks, Political Matters, Transvaluation of Values

Musings from the Progressive Era

We can learn, and unlearn, some things from early 20th Century Progressives. Continue reading

Posted in deathworks, History, Political Matters

New York adventures and thoughts

Geezer Roger, unlike prime-of-life Roger, is perfectly satisfied with “nice place to visit.” Continue reading

Posted in Arts and Music, Built Environment and Infrastructure, Miscellany, Playful

Phobias’ shifting boundaries

What a tangled web we weave when we abandon the sexual binary in favor of a rainbow of genders. Continue reading

Posted in deathworks, Sexualia, transgenderism