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The Quest for the (Un)Subversive Jesus

I have been digging deeper into my meta-criticism of the rhetorical trope of “subversion” in New Testament studies. As I observed in a previous post… 920 more words

Bible & Class

What do the following groups have in common? Fascists, spy agencies, the upper classes, police, mafias, Muslims, Scientologists and other cults -

The first answer is in the methods they use, lies, ignoring law, bullying and manipulation.

The second answer is in whom they despise, vilify and exploit. 269 more words

Our Androgynous Apocalypse

I grew up loving George Miller’s post-apocalyptic Mad Max series. All of us, like rubber-neckers at an accident, have some inner fascination with the potential for a complete collapse and destruction of the existing order and the hope for something new, and often the human imagination projects such yearnings into art in a unique way.  798 more words


Notes on git conversion

git svn clone $HDSVN/trunk/sim-recon –authors-file=user_list.txt

takes about 10 minutes on laptop (E4300)

User list created with script user_list_svn_convert.pl in halldsvn:home/marki/git-convert

Every Complex Problem

For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple and wrong. (H.L. Mencken)

To be honest I don’t know much about HL Mencken other than the fact that he gets a mention in… 2,007 more words