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Another Week Ends: Identity Politics, Applied Rationality, Hipster Nostalgia, Self-Recrimination, and Belle & Sebastian Emails

Click here to listen to the accompanying episode of The Mockingcast! 1. Another incredible op-ed from Molly Worthen this past week about obstructions placed on campus ministries by more and more secular universities. I actually had the opportunity to interview Molly Worthen yesterday for the upcoming Church Issue, and we talked a little bit about this article. In […]

May Playlist

This month it’s a shameless pre-Summer pop mix… Not that there’s anything wrong with that! Listen, enjoy, rock out, go crazy – just as long as you don’t take your love to town: Day After Day – Julian Lennon Only Mama Knows – Paul McCartney Janie, Don’t Take Your Love To Town – Jon Bon […]

Tuesday Afternoon Music: Mavis, Tweedy, Belle… and Sebastian

A few clips to enliven your Tuesday (Mavis’ comment about “the devil’s music” is priceless!): The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy<a> Colbert Report Full Episodes 2010 Election March to Keep Fear Alive The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy […]

Belle and Sebastian Go to Church

The party line with Belle & Sebastian is that they peaked early with If You’re Feeling Sinister (“Go off and see a minister”). That record may be tad monotonous but it’s still utterly charming and very much deserving of its stature as a modern classic. Yet I feel that their true masterpiece is 2006’s The […]