Month: November 2014

Sunday

A Random Passage “Society desperately needs enclaves like monasteries and universities wherein men and women have . . . leisure. But we should never forget that the primary place …

Book Review

Robert Nisbet: Communitarian Traditionalist Wilmington, DE: ISI Books, 2000 (Hardcover, ISBN: 1 882926 33 1) By Brad Lowell Stone G.K. Chesterton’s economics parallels Robert Nisbet’s sociology. I think that’s …

Happy Thanksgiving

“Thanksgiving Day originated in New England when the Puritans realized they had succeeded in exterminating their neighbors, the Indians, instead of getting exterminated by their neighbors, the Indians.” Mark …

Coming: Special BYCU, 8th Anniversary Edition. Lengthiest Black Wednesday edition ever. GKC, Nock, and more pic.twitter.com/gBsBxErBZm — The Daily Eudemon (@TheDailyEudemon) November 23, 2014

Monday

On Bullying “A dead thing can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.” That easily ranks in my top ten of GKC quotes. …

Interesting

H.I.F. Ten books for fallen-away Catholics. I was expecting Surprised by Truth and the like. Instead, I got Dostoyevsky and Graham Greene. I’m not sure I agree with the …

Saturday

The more I’m around people, the more I’m convinced that a rambling style is the sign of an immature, under-developed, and/or un-disciplined mind. The rule applies to written or …