Category: Philosophy

leadership 50

Too Much Faith Following the Wrong Leader

Walk softly and carry a big spiritual stick, but the stick is called discernment and is used just as much to ward off people who claim to be of faith as those who are openly against faith.

pet adoption 11

Adopt, Don’t Shop

I want to drive home the point that if you’re looking for a pet, you should always think to adopt first.

church 122

Churches In the Hands of an Angry God

The quick and easy response is that Christians really are guilty of everything attributed to them. But this explanation does not get at the heart of the issue.

Trophy Culture 53

Trophy Lives

It is epically discouraging to know that no matter how hard you try, someone else is always going to be better.

Drag Queen 289

The Gig Is Up

Sohrab Ahmari is mad as hell and he is not going to take it anymore. He is shocked, shocked that drag queens read stories to children at public libraries.

partisan

A Polish Joke

The whole point was to see myself through other eyes, note the differences in perception, and try to understand where they come from.

199

Batman vs Superman, Seriously

So if “doing what works” is a working definition of fascism, and an affinity for “doing what works” makes Batman fascist, and Superman
fascist, what does that mean for us poor old everyday humans

37

Why Eradication Always Fails

Only then can we have all the great ideological battles we have been wanting to fight but cannot – trapped as we are, swinging at the empty air in our own little bubbles.

15

We All Need Philosophy

What we need as a society is more philosophy, more ethics, and better morality.

charm 9

Charm, Charming, and Charmed

The term “Charm” isn’t used all that much anymore, and to be honest the last time I heard it used in day to day conversation was to sound purposefully formal in describing someone. So maybe there is something to the notion it has fallen out of favor.

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Purim!

Celebrating Purim

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