Category Archives: Sundry flakes

Potpourri 2/22/19

United Methodist schism; the state of news media today; Amazon GTFO as the progressives urged; and two people get their joint taxes done. Continue reading

Posted in Journalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, progressivism, Protestantism, Sexualia, Sundry flakes

Potpourri 1/16/19

  1 When I’m looking for guidance in my life I always turn to a Dow 30 company … P&G (Gillette) for my relationship with women. Goldman Sachs for child rearing. Chevron for a mid-life crisis. Walgreen’s for spiritual insights. … Continue reading

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Clippings, 1/4/19

1 A reminder that not all “Evangelical” Trump supporters are merely self-described Evangelicals who do not actually go to church: You and other white evangelical leaders have strongly supported President Trump. What about him exemplifies Christianity and earns him your … Continue reading

Posted in American Folk Religion, Evangelicalism, Political Matters, Sundry flakes

“Paul, what do you mean???”

What’s next on the grim avengers’ list? Continue reading

Posted in Arts and Music, Sundry flakes

Clippings, 12/12/18

No commentary of my own; just smart commentary by others. Continue reading

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Two clips, 12/11/18

Sincere blasphemy or false flag? More. Continue reading

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Potpourri, 12/5/18

Did you know that G-20.in is a valid URL? Neither did cybersecurity adviser Rudy Giuliani, heaven help us. Continue reading

Posted in Declinism, Family, Film, immigration, Internet, Journalism, Political correctness, Political Matters, Sundry flakes | Tagged ,

Jonathan Chau

There’s a fair amount of buzz about the death of American Jonathan Chau at the hands of Sentinelese islanders near India. Here’s the New York Times, for instance. A secularist blogger at Patheos seized the opportunity to mock and vilify … Continue reading

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Alan Jacobs on Evangelicalism

Some very sharp observations by Alan Jacobs in a Los Angeles Review of Books interview. I’ll not highlight as you should read it all (if at all) and let Jacobs himself guide you: I felt that [Marilynne] Robinson was, in … Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Political Matters, Sundry flakes

My blog overfloweth

Oh dear! So much that’s shareable today! Continue reading

Posted in Damn rackets, death, Journalism, Justice, Legalia, Miscellany, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Speech & Press, Sundry flakes