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    Archive for February, 2019

    Thursday

    Thursday, February 28th, 2019

    Look Homeward, America, Bill Kauffman. ISI Books, 2006. Strong, deep, readable, desperate, fun. All those adjectives—even those that trip over one another—fit this book. It’s such a good book, it made me want to quit writing. “If someone like Kauffman, with his erudition and talent, isn’t a household name, what makes me think I can […]

    Twitter Wednesday

    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

    When political correct ideology trumps reason and seeps into our culture you end up with silly headlines like this. The fact is, regardless of my opinion about my biological gender, age, ethnicity, family lineage, personal history, etc…they simply are what they are. https://t.co/o1PWAMnR8p — Fr. Jonathan Morris (@fatherjonathan) February 27, 2019 "The man who reads […]

    Tuesday

    Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

    Miami Rambling Before I do the Miami rambling, please note that I was able to get a podcast episode into the pipeline before I left. You can listen to it below. You can find the show notes here. Miami is pretty wild. I was shocked by the Hispanic influence. Heck, you can’t even call it […]

    Monday

    Monday, February 25th, 2019

    I returned from Miami Beach today. It was bachelor party weekend for my future son-in-law. Here I am, crashed yesterday at the remarkable Wynwood Walls Urban Graffiti art exhibit in Miami. Regular blogging resumes tomorrow. You can find more Tweeted pics at The Weekly Eudemon Twitter page. Wynwood Walls in Miami after a weekend bachelor […]

    Saturday

    Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

    Remembering The Road to Serfdom (essay by Bradley J. Birzer) https://t.co/SIbpol4R2z — ImaginativeConservat (@imaginativecons) February 19, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

    Friday

    Friday, February 22nd, 2019

    Yikes, this sounds awful: Arriving fingers crossed tomorrow (8.2.19) New Lemon Grass Gin #excited #free #tasting pic.twitter.com/wcR4Hw6XRk — The Little Cheesemonger (@BiteWales) February 7, 2019 I once tried to drink lemongrass essential oil for health reasons. It tasted nasty and burned my mouth. Other than that, it was fine. I’m skeptical about this endeavor: Scientists […]

    Thursday

    Thursday, February 21st, 2019

    From the Notebooks Every form of state action has the effect of reducing human cooperation. If the state will take care of it, why meet my buddy at the end of the street to take of that flooding problem that’s hurting our lawns? If the state will take care of it, why see if my […]

    Wednesday

    Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

    Miscellaneous Rambling Shew. Crazy days. Lots going on . . . on all fronts. I’m also sensing spring in the air. Marie says I’m hopelessly optimistic when it comes to spring, but I can sense it. I tell you, I can sense it. A man died after catching fire in a porta potty. Link. “Police […]

    Tuesday

    Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

    It’s not the urbane humor I fancy myself bringing to TDE, but it cracked me up: Home Depot 'bomb threat' turns out to be man warning of 'blowing up' bathroom https://t.co/FMRe4tsOf4 via @local4news — The Weekly Eudemon (@TheDailyEudemon) February 16, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

    Monday

    Monday, February 18th, 2019

    Miscellaneous Rambling The new podcast is up: Episode 22: History of the Old Testament in 8 Minutes, Gin and Tonics, Three Ho-Hum Derrida Conclusions. Show Notes: The Old Testament. I summarize the OT in about eight minutes. The segment is closer to 11, but I throw in a couple of decidedly un-OT anecdotes. Words. A […]

    Saturday, February 16th, 2019

    Ocasio-Cortez Declares Victory Over The Modern-Day Equivalent Of Slavery: Jobshttps://t.co/xZQBTG0nvP pic.twitter.com/KsW5d0Ttpp — The Babylon Bee (@TheBabylonBee) February 15, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

    Friday

    Friday, February 15th, 2019

    Yup, they have a point: You might be cool, but you'll never be Frank-Sinatra-stepping-out-of-a-helicopter-with-a-cocktail-cool. #goals pic.twitter.com/LseXgbdIEn — Drunken History (@DrunkenHistory) February 10, 2019 I like the Rat Pack. Talk about unabashed drinkers, real heroes to the anti-MADD crowd, like those at Modern Drunkard Magazine. Everything I Ever Needed To Know About Life I Learned from […]

     


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