Unbiblical Scholarship

Posted on October 5, 2023
Image: THR illustration (Shutterstock).

Every graduate student in the humanities should be required to take a course in the English Bible.

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Living in a WEIRDER World

Posted on October 12, 2023
Image: William Blake’s illustrations for Dante’s Divine Comedy reflected the artist’s critical views of the Industrial Revolution. Minos, c.1824–27, by William Blake (1757–1827), for Dante’s Inferno; Wikimedia Commons, public domain, {{PD-US-expired}}.

Protestant pagans are everywhere in the post-Christian West.

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The Man for Whom Everything Was a Game

Posted on October 17, 2023
Image: John von Neumann with the Williams Storage Tube, 1952; Engineering and Technology History Wiki, https://ethw.org/John_von_Neumann.

John von Neumann’s life ended the way many of those of his intellectual caliber end: in madness.

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