Category Archives: Poverty

The Left Coasts’ answer to the Electoral College

Because of the forces first unleashed by [the] liberal project vested in the nation, we can’t simply rely on laissez-faire as a secret recipe for strengthening our families and communities. I mean, do we really think today that leaving the … Continue reading

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1 Holy Smokes! Tucker Carlson lit a long fuse and Michael Brendan Dougherty just ignited! Carlson pointed to the real molten fissure that is burbling sulfur on the American right. By doing so without ever mentioning the name, the character, … Continue reading

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Picohontas, Paul Allen and more

1 I’ve been watching “alternate” and “independent” news sites, left and right, for a week or two. From a “right-wing” site (that seems to have gotten what I consider an unduly bad rap) comes the term Picohontas, with a reminder … Continue reading

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Revival isn’t inevitable

It brought to mind a conversation I had last night, out with friends. We were talking about the degeneration of stable ideas of family, sex, and gender. One of my friends, a lawyer, cited Stein’s Law: “Whatever can’t go on, … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Family, Marriage (real), Poverty, Sexualia, The best lack all conviction, Thrown down gauntlet, Transvaluation of Values

Monday, 11/27/17

A couple of things with a little substance plus some cut-and-paste fun items. Continue reading

Posted in alt-right, conservatism, Demographics, Faith & Ideology, Marriage (real), Natural Law, Orthodoxy, paganism, Poverty, progressivism, Sexualia

Thursday, 11/9/17

Yesterday, crickets. Today, an explosion, and it’s a wrap by mid-morning! Continue reading

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Saturday, 10/21/17

Full house today, from sober correction of a good man gone awry to just plain fun Continue reading

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Potpourri 6/23/17

I keep coming up with collections that only can be called potpourri or equivalent. Continue reading

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Better than everyone else

Yesterday was cathartic. No rants today, not even #2. Continue reading

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Gleanings, 12/30/15

Admissions “beyond the numbers” Book list Why would Richard Cory do such a thing? 2 signs of hope Well. It looks as if I’ve mostly managed to free-associate off some Rod Dreher stuff, but it feels like time to publish … Continue reading

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