Read this!! Think about this in terms of your own field. Are you merely competent or do you have a “vision” of what you should be pursuing based on you own path. Flannery O’Connor Explains the Limited Value of MFA Programs: “Competence By Itself Is Deadly” | Open Culture.
Why haven’t you had kids yet? – The Oatmeal.
Reading the Court’s signals on same-sex marriage : SCOTUSblog.
So this is really interesting perspective that deals with some of the issues I’ve seen online and offline. The most telling point to engage with is this quote I would like for people who are committed to arguing about social justice online to work on building a culture that is unrelenting in its criticisms of […]
Joe. My. God.: BREAKING: Federal Judge Strikes Down Florida’s Ban On Same-Sex Marriage, Issues Stay On Ruling.
This has been said a lot, but this is a nice run down of how Scalia’s, dare I say, fuming dissent back fired. The Twilight of Antonin Scalia – The Atlantic.
I need this during my luncheon. George Takei Gloriously Responds To Stupid Questions About Gay People.
So I decided to venture into the under belly of the internet on this one. As in all things, I tried to see both sides of the issue and I’m all for investigating possible corruption, but came across as more slut-shaming anti-feminism crusade. If there were any valid points to discuss, it was lost in […]
Here’s one to really help you sleep tonight. Cities Are Making Spiders Grow Bigger and Multiply Faster | Science | WIRED.
I hate that I start every post with “this is interesting”, but this a good analysis of ideas for how christian groups, slight catholic perspective here, can navigate their way in what they may perceive as a catastrophic shift in the moral landscape. I don’t see the changing world as a catastrophe, but many do. […]