The Mutual Exclusivity of Scalia’s Brilliance and Goodness

There’s an old rhetorical exercise that asks how God can be both all-powerful and all-loving when pain and tragedy exist in the world. Christians have some bullshit workaround for this logical impossibility that I don’t remember (one of the benefits of being an atheist is you don’t have to carry that shit around in your head […]

RBG Comes to Town; Or, The Best Motherf*ucking Day of My Life

They say you shouldn’t meet your heroes, because you’ll only be disappointed. And they’d be right, unless your hero is the Notorious RBG. Let me tell you about, literally, the best day of my life. It started the day before. The Other Law Clerk in the law office where I was working at the time […]