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Afraid of Islam?

One of our commentators, Annie, reminded me that Cardinal Burke would disagree with my post yesterday because he is firmly of the opinion we should be ‘afraid of Islam’ 645 more words



The Pokemon Go phenomenon is very interesting. I’ve played the game and find it no more or less addictive than popular games that have come before it (Doodle Jump, Flight Control, Flappy Bird). 602 more words


Let's Explore... The Second Coming by W. B. Yeats

The Second Coming

Turning and turning in the widening gyre

The falcon cannot hear the falconer;

Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;

Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, 669 more words


Wikileaks releases DNC emails

Nearly 20,000 emails sent and received by Democratic National Committee staff members were released Friday by Wikileaks, with one message in particular raising questions about the committee’s impartiality during the Democratic primary. 524 more words


Islam and the West

It seems as though we cannot have a few days going by without there being a fresh atrocity. There is already an established set of reactions. 895 more words


The Tower: A Chronicle of Climbing and Controversy on Cerro Torre

The Tower: A Chronicle of Climbing and Controversy on Cerro Torre

Patagonia’s Cerro Torre, considered by many the most beautiful peak in the world, draws the finest and most devoted technical alpinists to its climbing challenges. 10 more words

Father John Misty went full troll mode for his set at Philadelphia's XPN Festival

Father John Misty has established himself as indie music’s No. 1 troll, and yesterday’s set at XPoNential Music Festival in Philadelphia will only add to his reputation. 381 more words