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Adjusting One’s Personal Theology

Okay, to review, the economist Paul Krugman has called the Ryan budget ludicrous and cruel – “voodoo economics, with an extra dose of fantasy, and a large helping of mean-spiritedness” – and Krugman is not alone. Even those without a Nobel … Continue reading

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Marvelous Justification

What were you thinking? Oh, you just wouldn’t understand. Justifications are tricky, but if someone does something totally unexpected, or completely out of character, or inexplicably nasty, or just strange, you do ask them why they did whatever it was … Continue reading

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