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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 21:34:29 +0000If outside it’s all gone mad In Christian ways or not Still is the world, this gorgeous world Entirely resilient — stanza attributed to “Storm”, quoted by Dietrich Bonhoeffer in one of his late letters from prison.
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:51:29 +0000I’ve got a soft spot in my heart (and on my reading list) for science fiction. It probably started when I was reading Michael Crichton as a 12-year-old. OK, Crichton might not be the first one you think of when I said “science fiction”, but Crichton’s mix of legit science into thriller novels was an […]
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 21:40:45 +0000I’ve enjoyed baseball for as long as I can remember. I have fond memories of attending my first baseball game (the Omaha Royals) when I was probably 7, and of watching Game 7 of the 1985 World Series (Royals win in 7!) when I was 8. I followed the Rangers when I lived in Texas […]
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:26:09 +0000Wow, Hannah Anderson nails it in this stream of tweets. (You can click on the first one to view the whole thread on Twitter… I took screenshots to try to capture the full thread. Here’s hoping she turns this into something a little more structured sometime soon. Good stuff. Oh my. This is everything. Sentimentality […]
Wed, 13 Jul 2016 16:13:40 +0000I listen regularly to a handful of podcasts, and irregularly to a couple handfuls more. This past week I’ve run across a couple episodes that I feel are particularly worth recommending: Radiolab Presents: More Perfect: “The Political Thicket”. More Perfect is a short-run podcast (they plan to produce 7 episodes) by the wonderful folks at […]