It might have been written this week. The New Yorker, ladies and gents: I was shooting heroin and reading “The Fountainhead” in the front seat of my privately owned police cruiser when a call came in. I put a quarter in the radio to activate it. It was the chief. “Bad news, detective. We got…Details
Love this… Some of the earliest personifications of nature were the projections of God as a king and a lawmaker. In prehistoric, low-tech societies, the most important inventions, after language and the ego themselves, were the hunting tribe and then the Neolithic village. Laws were needed to maintain the social order and ancient theists and…Details
If you missed it on Facebook, I posted this article just a few days ago… In the grave new world of “male,” “female,” and fifty other Facebook “gender-identity” categories purportedly describing everything in between, maybe it’s time to ask once more, for context: Just what is sexual orientation? For example, here I am, a man…Details
No, the title is not referring to a biblical timescale or anything of that sort. It is referring to the possible development of a drug that would slow time for the person who takes it, which of course in our society someone related to serving a prison sentence. Moral: Those who seek retributive justice can…Details
is using the bodies of aborted children as fuel for heaters. Even many conservative Catholics cringed when Blessed John Paul II began using the term “Culture of Death” to refer to ours. As it turns out, there is hardly a more fitting term. May God have mercy on our little souls… Related: an analogy I…Details
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