Tag Archives: Civil Religion

Thursday 3/27/14

Reverse Alchemy Hobby Lobby the day after the day after Crisis Fatigue Human nature, Mother Nature and Moore’s Law How not to win a Senate seat in Iowa

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Seductive power

I think it was Henry Kissinger (but maybe it was one of his girlfriends, or maybe I’m all wet) who said “power is the ultimate aphrodisiac.” Modulate that up a few steps and I’ve experienced it recently.

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American Civil Religion Redux

James Allen, a radio talk-show host and second- or third-tier columnist at Townhall.com, praises Glenn Beck as a “great leader” who has a “belief in a transcendent being called God.” I dissent and accuse Allen of suborning violations of the 1st … Continue reading

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