Category Archives: stay tuned

Who is Cultural Proximate to the U.S.?

There is a genuine rift in conservative thought on immigration, illustrated by contrasting takes on the National Conservatism Conference speech of Amy Wax. Much of the commentary on Wax’s comments have been reactive in the bad sense, accusing her of … Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Faith & Ideology, Political Matters, populism, progressivism, Secularism, stay tuned, Thrown down gauntlet | Tagged , , ,

Monday 9/17/18

Politics and religion. This is no dinner party. Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Benedict Option, Heckler's Veto, Legalia, Mediating structures, Political Matters, Sexualia, stay tuned, Virtue signaling | Tagged , , , ,

Why I’m not calling for Revolution

I cannot forgive or forget Trump’s praise for the most hideously totalitarian regime on the planet, for a bloodthirsty scion who conducts regular public hangings, keeps his subjects in a state of mind-control, holds hundreds of thousands in concentration camps, … Continue reading

Posted in Benedict Option, History, Jeremiad, Mediating structures, Naked Emperors, Religious freedom, Speech & Press, statism, stay tuned, subsidiarity, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values

Cold comfort

More efficacious than gun control nostrums or anodyne “thoughts and prayers.” Continue reading

Posted in Anodynes & Nostrums, Civil Religion, Legalia, Life political issues, stay tuned, Technology

Tuesday, 10/24/17

Introduction to Unreality We’re (mostly) all relativists now Deadly political stasis Non sequitur of the day

Posted in alt-right, Education, Plutocracy, Political correctness, Political Matters, stay tuned, transgenderism, Transvaluation of Values

Wednesday, 10/11/17

“It’s grace.” Bob Corker Hollywood seismographs hoppin’ Reach exceeding grasp  

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Christianity generally, Evangelicalism, Film, Sexualia, stay tuned, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Thrown down gauntlet

Labor Day, 9/4/17

1 I heard a podcast homily Sunday that brought me up short. I have been fastidious about keeping politics out of Church — as in “don’t bring it up at coffee hour, and don’t join in if someone else does.” It’s … Continue reading

Posted in alt-right, antifa, conservatism, Internet, liberalism, stay tuned, Travel

Mélange 7/1/17

Cardinal Pell, the Devil’s due, cooperating on a healthcare Bill, the agony of defeat, SPLC’s hate list again, and the best leeches – GREAT leeches! Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Film, Health Care, History, Legalia, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Sport, stay tuned | Tagged ,

Keeping Grace Unreal

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

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Education, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, History, Sexualia, Speech & Press, stay tuned | Tagged , ,

Who’s inside that body?

I was a little light yesterday. Today I was overwhelmed. Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Arts and Music, Benedict Option, Damn rackets, Declinism, Dignitary harm, Faith & Ideology, Journalism, Legalia, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Political correctness, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Speech & Press, stay tuned, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged , ,