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Thinking Again about Pornography

Pornography is an exploiter; it exploits men, who are desperate and lonely and often self-hating; it exploits women who are hungry, broken, and desire to be loved. It is worst of all, impersonal and fake. How many pictures have you … Continue reading

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How Television is Made

One of the greatest gifts we could give to primary school students is a course in television or filmmaking — let them produce their own YouTube show, and then show it to the whole class at the end of the … Continue reading

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The Exquisite Torture of the Group Project

Group projects — even among adults — are nothing more than tyrannies on a very small scale. Inevitably, the group coheres and establishes who among them belongs in the out group, and who among them does not get the information. … Continue reading

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More Pictures of Coffee Mugs and Food, Please

The main thing about social media that defines it and repulses me, is that it is so frankly stupid. Who thinks that you taking a picture of your breakfast is interesting? What kind of friends do you have that are … Continue reading

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Farewell, Adam Putnam

I’ve received flyers from former Florida Secretary of Agriculture, Adam Putnam. In them, he promises to be conservative. Yet, his friends and allies put this garbage together. Somehow, they think Florida residents are going to think Ron DeSantis wants illegals … Continue reading

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A Mercy Too Wide

I am reading Theodore dalrymple’s excellent book Life At the Bottom. In one essay, “Choosing to Fail”, he illustrates that the social safety net is its own industry and supply for its services grows to meet demand. What has happened … Continue reading

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A Fundamental Difference

One fundamental difference between those in favor of liberty and those opposed is what each side thinks of the common man. One side thinks of the common man on the same level of themselves. The other thinks of the common … Continue reading

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