Category Archives: Feminism

The Cyruses we need

The sexuality scholars of the time fancied themselves edgy characters exploding bourgeois norms. They took pleasure in deriding older scholars, the “dead wood” who devoted their careers to such square projects as the Standard Edition of John Dryden. They, by … Continue reading

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Potpourri, 12/22/18

Lacking anything better to do, Senate takes “corrective action” against nation’s dead great-grandparents. More … Continue reading

Posted in Bread & Circuses, chicken hawks, Damn rackets, Feminism, irony, Legalia, Libertarianism, Naked Emperors, Selma Envy, Senate, Thrown down gauntlet, Virtue signaling, war | Tagged ,


Heather MacDonald, Andrew Sullivan, and a bit from me. Continue reading

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Sunday, 12/10/17

A little late because I decided to delete some same-old same-old political rants. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), death, Education, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Feminism, Film, Sundry flakes, Thrown down gauntlet | Tagged , , , ,

Preferential option for the powerful?

Haven’t been very enthused about blogging this week. Here’s three items that kind of intrigued me. Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Evangelicalism, Feminism, Journalism

Put on your thinking cap

Shameless borrowings on sundry topics with heavy credit to Mars Hill Audio. Thinking cap required for several. Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Christendom, Civil Religion, conservatism, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Education, Empire, Feminism, Foreign Affairs, History, Holy Tradition, Marriage (real), Moralistic therapeutic deism, Naked Public Square, Natural Law, Nominalism and Realism, Pinch of Incense, Plutocracy, progressivism, Protestantism, Religious freedom, Russia, Secularism, Thrown down gauntlet, Transvaluation of Values, Uncategorized

Thursday, 7/7/16

ADF rips a page from the ACLU playbook; Trump can’t capitalize on Hillary’s horrible, terrible, no-good, very bad day; a pandemic rhetorical fallacy; three more. Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Civil Religion, Corporatism, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Feminism, Heckler's Veto, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Speech & Press | Tagged , , , ,

Hodge-Podge, 6/18/16

An unusual and varied collection today, from the No true Scotsman fallacy to a call for wholesale Christian conscientious objection IF …. Continue reading

Posted in Christendom, conservatism, Feminism, Islam, Marriage (real), Natural Law, Political Matters, progressivism, Rhetorical fallacies, Sacramental Tapestry, Technology, Transvaluation of Values, war | Tagged


George Will: libertarian ideologue Apple’s bitter taste Fool or deceiver? How extrapolation works

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Discrimination, Economia, Feminism, Journalism, Libertarianism, Life political issues, Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Secularism | Tagged , ,

Friday, 6/26/15

Mostly sharing the bon mots of others – Chesteron, Robert Penn Warren, Walker Percy — even Rod Dreher Continue reading

Posted in Calvinism, Christianity generally, conservatism, Creation Care, Damn rackets, Feminism, History, liberalism, Natural Law, Political Matters, Roman Catholicism, Science, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity | Tagged , ,