Tag Archives: NPR

Thursday, 9/24/15

A culture in love with the ability to lie to itself, the illusory middle class, the pedophile chic nose under the tent flap, Carly’s mistake, Papal Media Madness, 1 more. Continue reading

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Tuesday, 5/26/15

Miscellany followed by some First Things June/July highlights. Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Gaying away the Pray, History, humanism, Marriage (real), Playful, Protestantism, Science, Sexualia, Survey, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Tuesday, 7/29/14

At 9:03 pm 49 years ago today, yours truly ran his motorcycle into the side of an automobile, dropping 15 pounds in the subsequent month of “eating” through a straw. Also, it’s Prince Charles’ and Princess Di’s Anniversary. Today’s blog has nothing to do with either, but I couldn’t think of an apt summary. Continue reading

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Thursday, 5/22/14

NPR on Race versus Religion Obama’s Foreign Policy O wad some Power Out of date? “Me too” gets cloying

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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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Adam & ho anthropos

NPR’s Talk of the Nation Thursday had a 30-minute segment on “Christians Divided Over Science of Human Origins. Apart from a few callers and e-mailers, the discussion was basically between Daniel Harlow of Calvin College and Albert Mohler, President of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. I … Continue reading

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