Category Archives: Family Guy

Book Write-Up: Amish Society

John A. Hostetler.  Amish Society: Revised Edition.  Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1963, 1968, 1971. I bought this book a while back at the Goodwill.  It looked to me like an informative, detailed, and judicious discussion about the … Continue reading

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Book Write-Up: God, Please Rewire My MADFATS

James Bars and Blake Bars.  God, Please Rewire My MADFATS: How to Change Your Life.  Hope of Love Publications, 2012.  See here to buy the book. “MADFATS” is an acronym for Motives, Affections, Desires, Feelings, Actions, and Thoughts.  In this … Continue reading

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Scattered Ramblings on Sarcasm (With a Detour About Hell)

These past days have been the sort of days in which crap from my past enters my mind.  I was remembering an incident this morning.  I was an undergraduate in college over a decade ago, and I said something sarcastic … Continue reading

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Quagmire’s Mom and Matthew 5:23-24

In last Sunday’s Family Guy, Quagmire breaks the law and faces the possibility of twenty years in jail.  Quagmire blames his mother (played by Allison Janney) for his sexual deviancy, for she herself was promiscuous when Quagmire was growing up.  … Continue reading

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