In Pursuit of Virtue – March Edition

Gather your brain cells for contemplation on the following… Help: Any thoughts on whether this is true about microwaves? We live in one of the greatest periods in history, thanks to the progress of medicine and luxury. You can thank the free market for most of these things! Government redistribution happens, all right. Old people…

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The Middle Ages & the Church

Those who are ignorant of history and in contempt of religion find the historical moral case against the Catholic Church much stronger than it is. One of the cases that many believe to be made very easily is that after the collapse of the Roman Empire, the Church became a controlling evil hoarder of knowledge…

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“When we reflect, ruminate, reminisce, muse and imagine, generally we revert to the visual mode. But in order to perform the brain’s highest function, abstract thinking, we abandon the use of images and are able to carry on without resorting to them. It is with great precision that we call this type of thinking, “abstract.”…

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The ACA

“C” referring here to Coffee. Eric Peters explains why philosophically, the fiat amounts to little more than theft. This one is a truthiness overload: If government – using its magical powers – can make health care “affordable” why not make everything people need (and hell, everything they want) affordable? It’s a little mean-spirited to lower…

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