Burt Likko thought he understood this six years ago: religion is religion, and business is business. But the Hobby Lobby case leaves the rules a whole lot blurrier.
Warning: Jamming Ahead.
After having asked Russell for permission, Tod considers out loud his inexplicable reactions to certain songs.
Dennis Sanders notes that for a short time, there was an animated series based on comic book characters that was as intense and real as any live action drama. It was acclaimed by critics and fans alike. So of course, DC Comics had to kill it.
Leon Klinghoffer was murdered by the Palestinian Liberation Organization in 1985. He was an elderly retired Jewish man and confined to a wheelchair and on a cruise. The cruise was hijacked by the PLO and Klinghoffer was shot in the head and then thrown into the sea. In 1991, the event was turned into an…
Without food, a table is but a place of convenient storage, a suspended plane where we temporarily discard books, car keys and the daily mail. But set food on that same table, and it magically becomes a place where we raise families, solve the World’s Problems over wine, celebrate, mourn, break hearts and fall in love.
Adam Ozimek thinks that it would be a good idea for Republicans to bargain a higher minimum wage for cutting the corporate tax, on the basis that raising the minimum wage would be so problematic that it would get repealed. Will Truman disagrees.
Time to Cowboy Up
In which I engage in a meandering exploration of what purpose an oath serves in the 21st Century.
A riot in Keene, NH is yet another example of the kinds of real race issues facing this country that the PC Police and the lamestream media don’t want you to talk about.
by Tod Kelly
I can say, without hyperbole, that The Equalizer is the greatest movie in human history.
Heroes VI gets some things right and some things wrong…
We break down the last week’s happenings in Fantasy Football and have enough wiggle room to talk about Percy Harvin being traded to the Jets.
Boldly going where several songs have gone before.
Holy cow! Is it Friday already? Indeed it is!
Lotto musings conclude. (Unless it’s up to 250 next weekend in which case we stop with the little daydreams and get into the big ones.)
I see this sort of thing fairly often when looking for jobs on Craigslist and other sites. A firm will post an add looking for an entry to intermediate level attorney. The add will mention some low levels of experience. Usually anywhere between zero to three years. The job description also seems to match a…
Links! This week: Hitlers, Guns, Colonization, Media, and Food!
As I’ve mentioned earlier this week, I am a big fan of Philip Roth novels. I think the Philip Roth novels capture the psyche and inner turmoil of American Jews who were too young to fight in WWII but too old to be part of the baby boom. They grew up with significant anti-Semitism in…
Will Truman can name all fifty states in alphabetical order, and here’s how!
Will Truman on contraception. Male contraception, that is.
Blake Lively is a relatively famous actor who has appeared in a TV show about horrible rich high school students behaving badly and some movie about a pair of pants that sees the world through steerage and doing odd jobs for under the table pay at local resorts. She is married to another relatively famous…
Give to Caesar what is Caesar’s.