Daily Archives: March 2, 2012

More on Davy Jones

Yesterday, I posted some links to the episodes of My Two Dads on which Davy Jones appeared.  I watched those episodes yesterday and really enjoyed them.  I particularly liked the second episode, “Fallen Hero”.  Davy Jones plays Malcolm, a successful … Continue reading

Posted in Deaths, Music, Television | Tagged , , , , ,

Susan Faludi, Backlash 1

I read the introduction to Susan Faludi’s 1991 book, Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women.  I’ll use as my starting-point something that Faludi says on page xx: “As the backlash has gathered force, it has cut off the few … Continue reading

Posted in Political Philosophy, Politics, Women's History Month

Meier on Jesus’ Siblings and Jesus’ Celibacy

I have two items for my write-up today on volume 1 of John Meier’s A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus. 1.  A doctrine that is held by many Catholics is that Mary was a virgin for the rest of … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Religion