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Day: October 1, 2016
Which intellectual topic can you just not get into?
Lots. It seems that the dismal science, economics, is a popular answer here, and I’ll put my hand up for that as well. (I just looked up the origin of the phrase The dismal science and… holy shit! Carlyle made up the phrase to decry economics as being amoral, and hence depressing—because economics was concluding […]
If atheists are proven wrong, how will they explain to God why they never bothered believing in him?
My time for struggling with that question, like so many others’, was high school. I did not have Augustine to debate with, as Michael Masiello did. But it was pretty painful. I looked over the poems I wrote at the time, to see if I had an answer at the ready back then. To my […]