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Daily Links: Brave Old World Edition

Daily Links: Brave Old World Edition

What we're consuming.
Me and My Mat

Me and My Mat

Naturalized as an integral part of practice, the mass produced yoga mat is an illustrative example of niche commoditization and the way entrepreneurs savvily build microeconomies around emergent lifestyle trends.
The Danger of Winning

The Danger of Winning

By Ann Neumann Is a revisionist history of abortion rights being used--by journalists, supporters, and lawyers--to curtail Supreme Court rulings on other rights like same sex marriage. Is "fear of the backlash" just a stubborn frame?
"The Bible" and the Commercial Beat

“The Bible” and the Commercial Beat

Don Jolly on the History Channel's sendup of the bible, "The Bible."
Schradle's Links: God's Wrath Edition

Schradle’s Links: God’s Wrath Edition

By Nathan Schradle What's going on in the world today that's evoked God's wrath? Lots of things, it turns out.
The Longest Night:  An Interview With Laurel Snyder

The Longest Night:
An Interview With Laurel Snyder

Laurel Snyder's children's book "The Longest Night" is a retelling of the story of Exodus from the perspective of one of the Israelite children living in Egypt.
Religious? Crazy? Both?

Religious? Crazy? Both?

By Chris Smith "“If your right eye causes you to sin, gouge it out and throw it away."
Schradle's Links: Bask in the Reflected Glory of our Media Relevance Edition

Schradle’s Links: Bask in the Reflected Glory of our Media Relevance Edition

Nathan Schradle Religious leaders are learning that they will be held accountable, to such an extent that they attempt to anticipate The Revealer's every move!
Schradle's Links: PR Nightmare Edition

Schradle’s Links: PR Nightmare Edition

Nathan Schradle on the miserly, the groping, the fanatical, the pious and the vacuum.
Schradle's Links

Schradle’s Links

Nathan Schradle They might be downers but they're good downers.
Schradle's Links

Schradle’s Links

Nathan Schradle Well, we are now TEN YEARS OLD.
Daily Links: Unscrupulous Scribes

Daily Links: Unscrupulous Scribes

Orientalism, feminism, sexism, hedonism and beauty.