"The world is not a lodging-house at Brighton, which we are to leave because it is miserable. It is the fortress of our family, with the flag flying on the turret, and the more miserable it is the less we should leave it."
-G. K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy
This here blog is a glimpse or two or three at the condition of the 'fortress of our family' through the eyes Timothy Goddard, a Christian writer with an unhealthy interest in politics living in the Puget Sound area.
The gift that keeps on giving
H. D. Miller notes the insanity that is seizing some on the left, as they try to maintain two mutually-exclusive fictions in their own mind: first, that the memos are "forged but accurate," and second, that Republicans are behind the whole mess. As Miller notes:
This entire RatherGate thing is turning out to be better than Christmas. I'm like a little kid. Every morning I jump up early and rush to my office to see what wonderful treat has been delivered by the internet, as if by magic.