Shout out to John C. Wright

Shout out to John C. Wright June 1, 2012

Today, June 1, is both St. Justin Martyr’s Feast Day (Wright’s patron) and the birthday of Roland (Wright’s 12-year-old son).

As a Founding Member of the Wright/Shea Mutual Admiration Society (whose membership requirements are so stringent and secret that you cannot possibly hope to make the cut and I would have to kill you if you did), I want to wish him a birthfeastday.

If you haven’t read his blog you should stop wasting time here and go read his delightful musing about everything.

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  • Hm. I am glad for the shout out, but it is too bad my blog today is less than a sterling example of my prose.

  • Gary Keith Chesterton

    The closest I ever had to a man-swoon was the day I had lunch with both Shea and Wright.

    • beccolina

      I would have been struck speechless in a moment of utter fan-girl-ness. Probably better that it has never happened to me. Is there a association for simultaneously admiring Mr. Wright and Mr. Shea? We should found one if not.

    • Mark Shea

      Don’t crack up and go sappy.

      • Gary Keith Chesterton

        Oh I did. I really did.

    • If by some misadventure, I have won your admiration, the credit is to go to my Creator, not myself. I am pretty confident that my good qualities are not my own doing.
      But I thank you, and I repeat Mr Shea’s admonition not to crack up and go sappy.