Tuesday, November 23, 2004

LRC pick
Celebrating American Thanksgiving, a wonderful holiday showing America being Godward, despite what happened to the aboriginal people later*

Give thanks for the free market
One of the issues on which the religious left and I part ways

*Which didn’t go down that way in Catholic cultures, from Russian Alaska to Spanish Meso- and South America, where it was far from perfect but the colonists merged with the natives through intermarriage. (To this day Aleuts are Russian-native mestizos with Russian names and are Russian Orthodox.) No Calvinist bosh about the natives being not of the elect.

Well, at least they didn’t accuse the Indians of having weapons of mass destruction.

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