Monthly Archives: November 2013

My Pew Poll

My response to : Andrew Kohut:  The GOP Is in Better Shape Than You Think http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303763804579181512436325236 I guess what bothers me about Mr. Kohut article it conflates political philosophy and commodities. The abortion debate, for example, is about being allowed … Continue reading

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King Mezentius

Virgil’s Aeneid, Book VII, about King Mezentius: He even tied corpses to living bodies, as a means of torture, placing hand on hand and face against face, so killing by a lingering death, in that wretched embrace, that ooze of disease … Continue reading

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