Tag Archives: Playing Victim

Standing Athwart History Again

William F. Buckley once said that a conservative is “someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop, at a time when no one is inclined to do so, or to have much patience with those who so urge it.” That was … Continue reading

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When Common Sense Meets Mythology

Sure it was a cultural shock – imagine growing up in Pittsburgh then attending a small liberal arts college in Ohio in the last four years of the sixties, then heading off to graduate school in the South, or close … Continue reading

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Outrage by Rote

One way to celebrate Bastille Day here was to watch the All Star Game – on the same day – but if you haven’t followed major league baseball in decades, not since the death of Roberto Clemente, you don’t really … Continue reading

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