Quick notes.

Don’t go out, women, with men you just want to be friends with. A number of pretty, successful young girls are dead — this is the most recent one — because they did not cut those who felt off out of their lives completely. It is one year since Lori Alexander stated the obvious, and Continue Reading

16 July 19

19 Better is a poor person who walks in his integrity    than one who is crooked in speech and is a fool.2 Desire without knowledge is not good,    and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.3 When a man’s folly brings his way to ruin,    his heart rages against the Lord.4 Wealth brings many new friends,    but a poor man is Continue Reading

Daybook.

Emily Hart is dead. We are informed we are all mourning her. Or the UK meiia are. It hit my google feed, but not my thing. Her videos do not involve fast cars, cameras, how to garden, or lifting technique. Adam Piggott watched her video so you don’t have to. If you are a public Continue Reading

15 July 19

2 My brothers, show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory. 2 For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing also comes in, 3 and if you pay attention to the one who wears the Continue Reading

Sunday Sonnet.

The paraphrase that Locke did continues. Locke is working on the following verse Cast me not away from your presence/ and take not your Holy Spirit from me. (Ps 51:11, ESV). Sprite, to Locke, was used as we would use spirit, and the remainder of the text is fairly clear. Loe prostrate, Lorde, before thy Continue Reading

The decline of the woke number 59.

Shot. Not too long ago, conventional wisdom held that the internet should enjoy minimal government oversight precisely because it was a technology that enabled open and free speech for everyone. The remedy for hateful and offensive remarks, that 1990s-vintage argument went, was more speech—or logging off.This principle, which can be traced back through the writings Continue Reading

13 July 19

32 “‘Stand up in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. I am the Lord. 33 “‘When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not mistreat them. 34 The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born. Love them as yourself, for you were foreigners in Egypt. Continue Reading