Monthly Archives: November 2012

Divine Intervention

Awaken In a web like Hell How did I reach this place? Why are they haunting me? I cannot look at God’s face Paralysing Brilliant light Trying to run Want to scream, but cannot speak I cannot look at God’s … Continue reading

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Delusions of Randeur: The missing link

[Reprised from SOLO, February 2008.] An animal has no choice in the knowledge and the skills that it acquires; it can only repeat them generation after generation. And an animal has no choice in the standard of value directing its … Continue reading

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The New Inklings

Earlier today I spent an enjoyable couple of hours and couple of beers with Glenn Peoples (of Say Hello to my Little Friend) at the Trax Bar and Cafe discussing philosophy, theology, politics and life in general. We agreed that … Continue reading

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Rand vs. Dawkins

One of Ayn Rand’s better essays is called The Argument From Intimidation. There is a certain type of argument which, in fact, is not an argument, but a means of forestalling debate and extorting an opponent’s agreement with one’s undiscussed … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged

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Justice for false witnesses

Deuteronomy 19:15-21 A single witness shall not rise up against a man on account of any iniquity or any sin which he has committed; on the evidence of two or three witnesses a matter shall be confirmed. If a malicious … Continue reading

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State rapes former Barnardos counsellor

My friend Johan’s story is on stuff today – well a small part of his story. There are a few bits I’d like to comment on… A former Barnardos counsellor is trying to sue police and Child, Youth and Family … Continue reading

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Their eyes bulge with fat

Surely God is good to Israel, to those who are pure in heart. But as for me, my feet had almost slipped; I had nearly lost my foothold. For I envied the arrogant when I saw the prosperity of the … Continue reading

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Victory for Atheism!

[Hat tip: Glenn Peoples]

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Affirmation @ 6:15.

It’s daylight now @6am. @ Home. Climb out of car. Shut the gate and Nightshift behind me. In the Weed Garden a Crimson Rose is in Full Bloom. I must divert. Nose deep in the Petals. Blisful Contemplation. Amen. Time … Continue reading

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