Monthly Archives: February 2017

Remember who we are as a nation

We are a nation of laws, but we are a nation where punishment is always to be proportionate to the law broken. We are a nation of laws, but we are a nation of people. We are a nation of … Continue reading

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William Faulkner and the very bad terrible no good book

I have always hated William Faulkner. Nothing in the past 48 hours has changed my opinion of his writing. I hated “The Sound and the Fury” when I was in college, and to this day I still get a headache … Continue reading

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The times it’s OK to discuss religion in the workplace

They say you should never discuss religion at the workplace. That’s good advice, especially if your religion is the sort that encourages you to proselytize other people and attempt to convert them. Some religions (ahem) have a reputation for this … Continue reading

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