Pagans On The Solstice

Lynne Kiesling So last week in Pittsburgh Mike and I went to dinner at the Church Brew Works, a brewpub in a “decommissioned” Catholic church. Good food, good beer, and good company. In the course of our conversation, I joked to Mike about being a pagan, so he emailed me this morning to ask how … More Pagans On The SolsticeMore Pagans On The Solstice

That Christmas Music Time Of Year

Michael Giberson Well, itís that time of year when we assemble the artificial tree in the front room, decorate it with loads of lights and ornaments, and haul out the stack of Christmas CDs, which gets bigger and bigger each year. I suggested to the spouse that the time had come to sort through our … More That Christmas Music Time Of YearMore That Christmas Music Time Of Year

Reading Adam Smith With Nuance And In Context

Lynne Kiesling Please go read Brad DeLong’s post on taking Adam Smith out of context. Now. All of his points are well taken. I would only add two things. People who like to take Adam Smith out of context and caricature his thought have not read or thought carefully enough about Smith’s Theory of Moral … More Reading Adam Smith With Nuance And In ContextMore Reading Adam Smith With Nuance And In Context