Turnstile - “Mystery” —a friend recently turned me on to these guys. it’s like the best of 90s hardcore came to give us all a hug in 2021.
Because I know there are some people who watch this space — I’ll be going dark here for the next 30 days or so. EDIT: I’m doing a “digital detox”. Apologies if the above was cryptic.
I’ve loved Scott Snyder’s writing for a decade now. His work on Batman is some of the best I’ve ever read, but over the years, it was disheartening to see him give more and more of his talent to DC’s machine. So I am very, very excited to see him go independent again.
Two firsts for me last night: first post-vax concert, and first ever BTBAM show. 🎵🤘
Jack is brushing up on his distributed systems knowledge. 📚
WITI?: The It Runs Doom Edition The Dispatch’s profile on Chloe Valdary Installing a home network Farmers always Worked From Home Rhyd Wildermuth on leaving social media Why America Doesn’t Really Make Solar Panels Anymore Waltern Kirn on The Bullshit
Good to hear these guys again. 🎵
evasions and approaches Supermarkets and Diversity No Social Media Club The Case for Small Towns Intermission: The Green Martyrdom Ideology and Its Immune Response The Controversial Right-Wing Position That Homosexuality is Valid.
How the f is there no lighthouse emoji?
Posting to AO Hard Nocs with F3 Jacksonville and dinner at Cap’s On the Water with @jensap have been just a couple of highlights from this week’s St. Augustine vacation.
The Church is abandoning its flock A Piece of New Jersey We’ll Never Build Again Retributive Justice and the Free Will Illusion American Troops Have Evacuated Afghanistan, but They’ve Left Their Pokémon Behind The War on Reality
tales of technocracy Vegas for Squares Things We Left in the Old Web How to Work Hard My shamefully silent Church
managers and givers Jon Stewart On Vaccine Science And The Wuhan Lab Theory — I really miss his presence on The Daily Show Ideological Abandonment and Declining Sperm Counts Courting the Common Cold 25 Days of Quitting Twitter
“There’s not a lot of people in this world courageous enough to not change.” — A.B.
Thanks to Front Porch Republic for publishing this piece of mine: Fitness, Fellowship, and Faith: Learning Masculinity in a Time of Despair
The Grace Period Is Over (Or Is it?) Three Arguments About Love Alan Jacobs on the use of the term, “partner” Blanched Sun, Blinded Man The Six Way Fracturing of Evangelicalism — I have a lot of thoughts about this one.
Breaking Ground: Christian Civic Humanism for a World Renewed The Case for Post-Patriarchal Manhood: The sexual counterrevolution is coming Living in the Last Days with ’80s Hardcore Punk The Leg at the Bottom of the Sea Why Humans Were Born to Ruck
Jason McCarthy 🇺🇸: BBQ and cornhole and cool kid sunglasses and a boom box you can hear a hundred miles away. You’re on the ocean, you’re at the lake, you’re in your backyard, you’re wherever you are in this great big free country of ours. The sun is bright and the sky is blue and you open the …
Armand Bayou Nature Center
First sports game since 2019. I have no horse in this race so…go Astros? ⚾️🚀