Tag Archives: guns

Progressives’ final, Pyrrhic victory

As the days remaining on my New York Times subscription dwindle down to just a few, I cherish each remaining David Brooks and Ross Douthat column. This one from today should generate some serious thought, though tribalism may not allow … Continue reading

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Sins of the fathers

How came it to pass that we have zillions and zillions of guns protected by the Second Amendment? Continue reading

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Thursday, 10/5/17

Mucking out Mark Driscoll The Constitution’s little-known “EG Sigma clause” Flash! Congressman exposed as hypocrite! Everyone’s wrong? Enormous Errata Just sayin’

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Short shorts

A judge after my own heart tells SCOTUS it’s wrong and nonsensical, but then follows the &!!(%##! precedent.  * * * I can’t endorse policies whose only selling point is that gun owners hate them. Policies that often seem as if … Continue reading

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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

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Through-composed

Da daddy bone meandered to da sane bone. Now hear da word of da Lawd. Continue reading

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Sunday, July 21, 2013

What an amateur can pull off One cavil with Obama’s Friday comments The Baffler on This American Life Vive la France! Decriminalizing gun violence? George Zimmerman’s phone log A true inspiration to idiots everywhere You’ve never seen everything

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Religious, but au courant.

More on “expanding the sacrament.” How squishy a foundation, it seems. Competing Myths (one of the two is Coming Soon).

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