Month: June 2015

Tuesday

Dosoyevsky, Brownson’s junior by eighteen years, would write on a theme similar to Brownson’s concerns about humanitarian democracy. Just as Brownson worried that North American progressives would sacrifice men …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling Strange days indeed: Detroit casino sponsors garden to produce seedlings for Detroiters to replant throughout the city. * * * * * * * I’m stunned at …

Sunday

Free Lunches Related to yesterday’s rant: “Children are creating their own black markets to trade and sell salt due to First Lady Michelle Obama’s school lunch rules.” Link. It’s …

Saturday

A Rant “The whole world groaned,” wrote Jerome, “and marvelled to find itself Arian.” I returned from vacation and marvelled to find the world gay. And found the Supreme …

Friday

BYCU Whenever I think of Australian beer, I think of Foster Lager. Because it was my Dad’s beer of choice back in the 1980s, it was my beer of …

Thursday

On vacation this week, so I’m using some old stuff. It’s not half-bad! Orestes Brownson didn’t hesitate to be offensive. If he disliked something, he said so, and usually …

Fallon

The Obama administration announced that a woman will replace Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill starting in 2020. I want to be the first person to congratulate Caitlyn Hamilton.

Meyers

President Obama this weekend used the N-word when speaking about race relations in America. Which explains why everyone at Fox News today kept shouting, “And I quote …” A …

Kimmel

I hope everyone who deserved it had a good Father’s Day. Kids will buy cards and T-shirts and even little trophies that say their father is the best dad …

Wednesday

Chesterton Short(s) This isn’t really GKC, but the current issue of Gilbert features an interview between Dale Ahlquist and Thomas Cook, a psychiatrist. This exchange cracked me up: Dale: …