Posted on October 3rd, 2008
Mark Hemingway, in Socialism in the Treasury Chest, observes that if you think the bailout is a good idea, “you may well be an idiot.” R.R. Reno is no idiot, even if he does support the bailout. He’s wrong, but nevertheless has some good things to say about greed over at First Things.
Speaking of depression, the poem “Teeth” might make you laugh. I did.
How did we get in this financial mess? Something about too many subprime loans? In 1994, Obama sued Citibank for not issuing enough of them. [HT: Cruising Down the Coast of the High Barbaree]
Benjamin Harju writes on Private Confession.
Paul McCain revisits the issue of sanctification and good works.
The Missouri Synod establishes a new district around an SMP “pastor”.
ONN reports on a sad case of abuse and neglect.
Here’s an interesting church marketing postcard. I’m curious what you think about it. Let us know in the comments.