Plutarch's Lives

Going tribal

In defense of transgenders in sports

In terms of offensiveness

Dorothy Day: wasted saint

For better and for worse

Why Chris Hayes won't live next to black people


On being an amateur

Your truths and mine

#MeToo and the so-called "complexity" of women

Saint Bezos' act of penance

The soul of a company

The nonsense we remember

With countrymen like these

On heaven

A gun to our heads

Rethinking the Danes

Other people's opinions

To a few brave Mexicans

How to label your music like an ass

On staying sober

Confession of an average Joe

Animal aliens in the Kingdom of Man

A note on the Boy Scouts becoming The Scouts

You feel pretty? A counterpoint.

Some unprofessional diagnoses

The purge

The family at the end of the world

Before there was Texas

On getting older and becoming "a racist"

The wages of sin

Talking about dead people

Thinking of the children

Mormon Jesus

The case for banning Facebook

The kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these

The new pacifism


America's Funniest People