Archives for April 10, 2010

Alissa Wilkinson on Tim Burton in Blunderland

"Why was I... bored?" … [Read more...]

Rod Dreher on Missing Walker Percy

Walker Percy:In my last novel, The Thanatos Syndrome, I tried to show how, while truth should prevail, it is a disaster when only one kind of truth prevails at the expense of another. If only one kind of truth prevails, the abstract and technical truth of science, then nothing stands in the way of a demeaning of and a destruction of human life for what would appear to be reasonable short-term goals.It's no accident that I think that German science, as great as it was, ended in the … [Read more...]