Why Dan Brown Desperately Needs Jesus to Have Sex

zizek2

It's been said that I resemble a younger version of a certain Slovenian philosopher by the name of Slavoj Zizek.And it's not just appearance, its even the mannerisms; the hand gestures, the nervous habits.  (Seriously, all I'm missing is the accent.  It's weird.)  So, maybe it's this similarity that makes me partial to him.  Regardless, he does raise an interesting question about a very popular author, Dan Brown.Now, the infamous "Da Vinci Code" is far from new, and criticism of it is … [Read more...]

Why St. Josemaria Escriva Might Just Be the Ubermensch

datnietzche

There is an unfortunate tendency both within the Church and within society in general to feminize religion.  While it's true that women generally tend to be more religious than men, this trend of feminization has some very costly side-effects.  It means making things soft, and comfortable, including the saints.  This softness exacerbates the problem, driving off men by the droves, because seriously, what man in his right mind wants to sit through Kumbaya and lectures from old hippy nuns.But i … [Read more...]

The Counter-Productivity of Masturbation

Dos Equis

Wanking, fapping, jerking; whatever you want to call it our world bombards men from a very early age with a whole host of masturbation themed jokes, innuendos, references and homages.  Just watch ANY movie directed to a "youth" or "teen" audience, particularly comedies, made since the 1980s and I almost guarantee at least one reference to masturbation.But why is our society so obsessed with fapping?!  Obsessed enough that its become a basic part of our cultur … [Read more...]


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