Monthly Archives: July 2011

“the pipe” review

‘the pipe’: A Case Study in the Errors of Modernity" I visited my parents earlier this month, and my father gave me a number of his old pipes. He rarely smokes them any longer, so was pleased to pass them … Continue reading

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NY gay marriage law

A few thoughts on the NY law: First, one thing about the law should look immediately odd to us. Why build in the religious exceptions?  If gay marriage is what gay marriage advocates say it is — a basic human … Continue reading

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Demise of my alma mater?

I just read that my alma mater, Cornell College, is going to basically double the size of their enrollment (from 1,100 to 2,000 students). I meet this news with great disappointment. I understand one of the arguments for the growth. … Continue reading

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