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Studies Show the PoMoCons are Wrong

December 13, 2009

Well, at least this is the suggestion of the perceptive Jason V. Joseph at “Musings in the Public Square,” who offers a succinct and clarifying summary of the disagreement between the PoMoCons and the Porchers. To quote:
The PoMo Con…

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What’s Modernity Marx Got to Do With It? (FPR vs. PoMoCon, Part Drei)

June 29, 2009

[Cross-posted to In Medias Res]
Wichita, KS…
Blogger though I am, I can’t deny that there is a major advantage to arguments conducted through the slower media of paper (to say nothing of peer-reviewed publishing): because the length of time

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FPR v. PoMoCon, Part Deux

June 26, 2009

Some heat and even some light have been generated in the numerous comments that followed upon my original posting in which I threw some gauntlets around.  However, some inevitable reductionism has taken place (on all sides), and so I tried…

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You might be a pomocon if you watch Baywatch reruns because of the “virtuous” lifeguards.

June 24, 2009

Hey, JP opened the door.…

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And Then Came the Castration Ceremony

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The ghost of Freud whizzes by me.

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And What Happened After the Codeine Kicked In

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I’m in one of those ridiculous backless hospital gowns.

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American Agrarian (On Sale Now)

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How gratifying to learn of the cultural ascendancy of the Porchers!… We’ve made it, we’ve convinced Americans of the abiding values of place, limits, and liberty.
As evidence, I direct you to the newish “agrarian” line of products from the

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She don’t lie, she don’t lie, she don’t lie … Propane!

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You want your butcher to be fat.

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Health Care and the Deficit

July 25, 2012

CBO: The President’s health-care overhaul will decrease the national deficit.

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Carbonara Redux En Toto (And, Mayhap, Another Latinism in the ’80s Kitchen)

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I think about growing a mullet this summer.

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To Warm the Frozen Swamp

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The hoary wood, its bark curled, practices resurrection.

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Bar Jester Chronicles 15: In Praise of Smartassery

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Give me smartassery. Give me a yawning match.

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Dilemmas of conservatism: start with the labeling…

October 15, 2010

A new book provides profiles of seminal conservative thinkers. But Lord, please, please don’t read them through the outdated narrative of traditional cons, neocons, and laissez-faire cons.

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David Brooks’s FPR Conversion

July 6, 2010

News Flash: Brooks criticizes suburbia.

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Deneen, Pangle, Walzer

May 14, 2010

Patrick Deneen recognized as one of America’s top political theorists.

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Deneen Spring Tour Dates

March 15, 2010

With stops in Dallas and Philadelphia. The City of Brotherly Love should beware – I’ll be there the same evening as Peters, who will be lecturing at Villanova. Riot police are apparently being dispatched as we speak.

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