Daily Archives: 7 May 2016

Another Toddler Shoots Itself

Because its careless parents don’t have the sense to put dangerous weapons away. A two-year-old was injured after she accidentally shot herself Saturday morning. The Smyrna Police Department told News 2 they received a call about the shooting at 10:53 … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: David Brooks on Trump

Donald Trump is epically unprepared to be president. He has no realistic policies, no advisers, no capacity to learn. His vast narcissism makes him a closed fortress. He doesn’t know what he doesn’t know and he’s uninterested in finding out. … Continue reading

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If You’re in Rome… Or Nearby

Feel free to respond to this invitation: it’s the presentation of the Festschrift for Giovanni Garbini. And get the book, it’s fantastic.

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Chris Heard and the Walking Dead

Chris has some interesting things to say and I won’t spill the beans.  You can just go there and look.  Good to see him blogging again.

Posted in Higher Ed, Modern Culture

Total Depravity in, Yup, You Guessed it, Texas

And it’s dreadful. Police authorities said on Friday that two toddlers, a girl and a boy, were found tied up in the back yard of a home in San Antonio, Texas, with “hundreds of injuries and scars.” The three-year-old girl … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Total Depravity

Signs of the Times

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If You Can’t Spell Bultmann’s First Name Correctly…

Your ‘scholarship’ can’t at all be taken seriously.  Seriously. Come on people.  Learn something before you say something.  Oh, and Bultmann is right. Unless you think speculation and hyperbole are ‘scholarship’.

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I’ve Been Enjoying Being Outside Today for #NakedGardeningDay

Here’s me working hard on the farm.  You’re welcome.

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Trump Will Be Prosecuted for His ‘University’ Scam

Donald Trump will go to trial in a class-action lawsuit against him and his now-defunct Trump University after the presidential election but before the inauguration, setting the stage for a president-elect to take the witness stand if he wins the … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Total Depravity

A Newly Found Letter of St Paul!

The Italian press has the amazing story! Nel 58 d.C. le lettere, destinate a Corinto, venivano affidate ad un messo ludopatico che le perdette giocando agli astragali con un gruppo di Tessalonicesi. Questi, invidiosi del fatto che San Paolo avesse … Continue reading

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