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Bleak Theology: Hopeful Science

Day: November 15, 2017

Quoteof the week — Gay sharia marriage comes for Ockers.

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NZ does not have a constitution and there was a conscience opt out for gay marriage. Wise. Because I wait with bated breath for the fatwas from the Lebanese mullahs and their tame mob. Particularly if the legislation makes it compulsory to celebrate. I think Trudeau has but one use: he is reliably wrong. Vote […]

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Why I left Auckland…

I was born and raised in Auckland, in a working class city. The suburbs that I grew up in were working and then middle class: we moved when the rules changed and the owner occupier houses of workers in the local freezing works became two storey, ten unit flats full of recent arrivals to a […]

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The fate of MySpace is the fate of Babylon.

The trouble with convergence is that it does not merely destroy: it removes any value in the remaining business model, and leaves fields not fallow but radioactive. The Romans sowed fields with salt: the current progressive narrative is more destructive. And when Babylon falls you are left with a wasteland. There is no joy, there […]

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