Monthly Archives: March 2019

Saturday

George Orwell: The Forgotten Prophet (essay by Joseph Pearce) https://t.co/FlQ1QWf08p — ImaginativeConservat (@imaginativecons) March 22, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

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Friday

BYCU A TDE reader sends along perhaps the best Lenten BYCU piece of all time: Man does 46-day beer fast. When I saw the title, I thought it was going to be about a guy who gave up beer for … Continue reading

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Thursday

Miscellaneous Rambling Good to hear: MSNBC’s ratings have taken it in the shorts since its sham fear-mongering has been exposed: Maddow, who has consistently vied for the first or second top-rated cable news program, was sixth on Monday evening, down … Continue reading

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Breaking News @AOC claims she found a way to end world hunger pic.twitter.com/57alYs6pjc — Terrence K. Williams (@w_terrence) March 25, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

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Wednesday

Midweek Rambling The New York Times opens up a promising op-ed feature: religious philosophy wars. It runs a wholly one-sided op-ed that ridicules the idea of a God that philosophy can reason to. I assume the Grey Hag will give … Continue reading

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Tuesday

Miscellaneous Rambling Man, for some reason, that Trump dance video really cracked me up yesterday. I’m a little embarrassed to admit it, but I think I watched it ten times. Matt Taibbi, far from a conservative the last I checked, … Continue reading

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RussiaGate

Okay who did this 🤣💀 pic.twitter.com/bYe5jI8S2h — Cliff Sims (@Cliff_Sims) March 24, 2019 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

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Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling New TWE episode posted this weekend: Episode 27: Postmodernism and a Soviet Philosopher, Postmodernism and Brahman, Stylites. Click the link to listen, or go to Stitcher, iTunes, etc. It’s also posted below in a Youtube format. Postmodernism: That’s … Continue reading

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"While World War II may have been necessary, it was not good. It was an epic tragedy from which Americans can learn much with relevance to the present day. But learning assumes a willingness to see beyond myths. Charles Beard … Continue reading

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Friday

Brews You Can Use March isn’t good for losing weight. The weather isn’t warm enough to get a lot of movement outside, birthdays, and now March Madness. Tonight (actually, this afternoon) calls for my third day of drinking this week. … Continue reading

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Thursday

From the Notebooks Brownson said, on a speaking tour on “The Church and the Republic” that every society is exposed to two opposite dangers: absolutism of the state and absolutism of the individual. In order to mediate between the two … Continue reading

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Wednesday

“People who pride themselves on having ideas often fail to understand that only after ideas have been filtered through real-world experience do we know whether they are right or wrong. Most turn out to be wrong.” — Thomas Sowell (@ThomasSowell) … Continue reading

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