Deus Ex Machina

"This is the generation of the great LEVIATHAN, or rather, to speak more reverently of that mortal god, to which we own under the immortal God, our peace and defense." -Thomas Hobbes: Leviathan

Marriage Died at No-Fault Divorce, Not Gay Marriage; Prenups as a Defense Against Divorces

A statement that appears to assure a performance and form a contract but, when scrutinized, leaves to the speaker the choice of performance or non-performance, which means that the speaker … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · 11 Comments

Some Devilish Thought Experiments on the Haze

There is a rather interesting encouragement going around for us to buy masks for the construction workers, etc, as a sign of our kind hearts and our good will. But … Continue reading

June 20, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Futility of Moralising Promiscuity; A Truly No Strings Attached Relationship

The following was an interesting exchange between “Rivelino”, a Pick Up Artist (PUAs), and various other bloggers on the “manosphere”. It occured in the context of a blog post by this Christian manosphere … Continue reading

June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Distinguishing Christendom from Theocracy

For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking but of righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. Romans 14:17 Recently the Russian parliament passed a … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Introduction to the Rationality of Sex; Ambiguity of Sexual Orientations and Desire or What Gays Want

Frank: Oh, hang your machine! Do you believe we mean the same thing by the word “believe”? Epistemologist: Do I believe it? Just a moment while I check with the machine. Yes, … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · 6 Comments

“What Do You Do When Your Son is Gay?”; Erm, Ask Him what does he mean?

There is this post floating around Facebook about how to respond to a son “outing” himself. But it contains one of the most ridiculous reasoning I’ve ever seen, to quote … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sexual Orientation as a Mythical Construct; Is Sexual Orientation as “Real” as Witchcraft?

Many Christians today, no matter how “conservative” they are, accepts the “concept” of sexual orientation as a matter of course. This is something which I’ve always considered an oddity given our … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · 7 Comments