Friday, April 06, 2018

Vertx Gloves



Related:


Larry Vickers on Youtube and His Contingency Plan

Ross Douthat on The World Over; Author of To Change the Charge



full episode

Isao Takahata Passes

Farewell to Isao Takahata, director and co-founder of Studio Ghibli

The Defeat of the Southern Agrarians

Another Reason Why the Agrarians Lost by Tom Landess

Andrew Lytle’s “The Hind Tit” is the best essay in I’ll Take My Stand (1930), not only because it focuses on the small, independent farmer, the class the Agrarians most admired, but also because Lytle nails the volume’s primary thesis to the church door, the dilemma his region and nation faced in 1930—the choice between virtue and practicality.

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Oh, Snap

An iSteve reader:

Basically the areas over-represented fit into long held Chinese regional stereotypes. Northern beauties are tall and fair, Jiangnan cuties are feminine and cultured, Sichuan hotties are extra “spicey”. Guangdong women, and to a lesser degree Fujian are generally stereotyped in China as short, dark, and worst of all shrewish. What hits them worse than their physical shortcomings is the stereotype of them as unpleasant and demanding women prone to henpeckery.

Who Does a Guangdong Actress Have to Sleep with to Get a Break in This Town?

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

NCReg: The Resurrection Was the Greatest Event in History by Fr. George Rutler
The future life of each one of us depends on a willingness to be saved from eternal death.

Any Update on Jean Vanier?

From 2016:
Catholic Insight: THE SAD INTERVIEW WITH JEAN VANIER SUPPORTING MEDICAL AID IN DYING by John Paul Meenan, Editor


A letter from Jean Vanier January 2018
What Does the Deep History of China and India Tell Us About Their Futures? by Steve Sailer

Metal Excellence Podcast Episode 4

Monday, April 02, 2018

Sunday, April 01, 2018