Tag Archives: same-sex marriage

The insoluble problem behind gay “marriage”

I’m in awe of Brendan O’Neil’s Spiked piece, The Trouble With Gay Marriage. At first, I thought I could add nothing, and truly I can’t add much bulk. But I think I can domesticate some of his examples, and tell … Continue reading

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Saturday, 2/21/15

Reversing a social revolution, joshing the food scolds, they myth of consent, the faith of rationalists, and a bit more. Continue reading

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Tuesday, 2/3/15

In which Tipsy sorta confronts his privilege and discovers asktheBigot.com. Continue reading

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That was the week that was

Status vs. Conduct Pro Tip for Aspiring Social Scientists If marriage were only about celebrating love Doin’ what comes Naturally Begging the question Seeing the other guy’s point Bonus track

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More on SCOTUS arguments

More social science WEIRDness Rausch on 4 options, 4 problems

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WEIRDness, Ecumenical Councils and the Marriage Institution

How WEIRD we are! Ecumenical Councils and the Marriage Debate Cornerstone or Capstone? De-institutionalizing marriage Here comes the groom, then and now

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Tuesday Tidbits

Why the future never shocks us Sad, terrible, destructive – no biggie RSS eaters unite! What’s a BubbleBrowser? Joe Biden is an ignorant blowhard.

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My hope sometimes trumps my experience. I really don’t care for sports any more. When I was young and foolish, I was young and foolish. I weep at concerts. I am, relatively speaking, a real blue nose these days. I … Continue reading

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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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Monday, September 3, 2012

A Holiday? What shall I do with myself? Now you see it, now you don’t. Profitable nonprofits. A day in a counselor’s life.

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