Donald R. McClarey

Chick-fil-Gay

News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee: U.S.—Chick-fil-A has said it will stop making donations to Christian groups that oppose the LGBTQ movement. The move is said to be a “good trade” as Chick-fil-A has sacrificed its Christian

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Donald R. McClarey

Cancel Culture in the Middle Ages

Unbelievably this appeared in a video Op ed in The New York Times.  Is this the beginning of Thermidor for social media lynch mobs?  We shall see.

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Donald R. McClarey

Capitulation, or how Chick-fil-A Got Woke and Will Go Broke

Conservatives have no friends in big business: Chick-fil-A said Monday that it has stopped donations to several Christian organizations after receiving backlash from LGBT rights activists over the last several weeks. The U.S. fast food chain said that as it

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Donald R. McClarey

Midway: A Review

My bride and I and our son went to see Midway last Saturday.  We all enjoyed it.  I highly recommend it.  Here follows the review with the usual caveats that there are spoilers ahead.

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Donald R. McClarey

Bigotry

I hate organized religion. I hate that people use it to justify their crappy, bigoted beliefs. Hannah Harrington     News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee:   MENLO PARK, CA—In a move to better filter out unapproved

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint Anselm

  The angels are separated between those who adhering to justice enjoy all the goods they wish and those who having abandoned justice lack any good they desire.   Saint Anselm

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Same Old, Same Old

    On November 15, the Pope gave an audience to the 20th World Congress of the International Association of Penal Law.   It was, and almost all his speeches are, a collection of his greatest hits:    Markets bad:

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Donald R. McClarey

November 18, 1861: Report from the President

  On November 18, 1861, Jefferson Davis issued a report to the Confederate Congress on the progress of the War.  It is a fascinating document.  It details how he perceived the War at this early stage.  Here is the text of

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