"Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion." - Horace Walpole (1774)


slip 'n' slide

And the slide down the slippery slope continues. Next thing you know, they'll be selling cigars in the Baylor Bookstore.

This article is interesting because it touches on something I've been thinking about a lot lately: how American evangelical culture sets up all kinds of standards, rules, and moral codes that aren't based in anything Biblical, but rather in the culture. Hopefully I'll have time to write something about that soon.


Blogger Emily said...

Not totally on topic but have you watched Friends of God (on HBO, Nancy Pelosi's daughter did the documentary)?

She's a little condescending at times but I actually thought she was pretty fair.

Wednesday, January 31, 2007 8:34:00 PM

Blogger texasinafrica said...

No, I don't have HBO, but I've heard good things.

Thursday, February 01, 2007 10:26:00 PM


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