Tagged “caught”

CIA: “Black Dispatches”

A runaway slave saved the day

CIA — Central Intelligence Agency

On this day in 1863, the three-day Battle of Gettysburg began. Robert E. Lee planned to invade the North and bring the war to a quick end. If he had succeeded, the South might have won and if the Confederacy had its way, blacks would still live in perpetual slavery to the master class. Because the Bible says so. Continue reading

Friday, July 1, 2016 | 3

Wrestling With Wilson

“cowardice”

Douglas Wilson

“In Titus 1, and 1 Timothy 3, God’s requirements for leadership are strict — and clear. According to those requirements, John Wesley was not qualified to be a leader of God’s people; he was not ‘blameless’ in the text’s sense. He stole the words of another and did not acknowledge that he had done so.” — Douglas Wilson Continue reading

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 | 11

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, 1906–1945

“He being dead yet speaketh”

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer Continue reading

Saturday, April 9, 2016 | 3

On Flimflam

Doug Wilson the flimflam man

Wordsmith Doug Wilson declared Jamin Wight guilty of a crime that does not exist and he defended Jamin Wight against a criminal accusation that the state never charged because it too does not exist. Continue reading

Saturday, March 26, 2016 | 3

Do you remember that time Wile E. Coyote caught The Road Runner? Me neither.

Continue reading Do you remember that time Wile E. Coyote caught The Road Runner? Me neither.

Thursday, March 3, 2016 | 8

Fifty Shades of Guile

A Corruption of Justice Primer

blackmail

“we have access to the love letters/journals that you wrote that the court reviewed and then sealed . . . . those documents contain highly intimate and potentially embarrassing facts or statements, the publication of which would be highly objectionable to reasonable persons.” — Douglas Wilson Continue reading

Saturday, February 27, 2016 | 20