Tag Archives: eurocentrism

Rooting Around for Ethnicity

I’ve seen several jokes on the Internet recently to the effect that listing all parts of your heritage is a thing white people do. I guess I have to say I’m guilty as charged, because if I’m ever asked (which … Continue reading

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Did You Happen to See the Most Beautiful Girl in the World?

As I recently found out on Tumblr, scientists have found the most beautiful woman in the world, and she just happens to be blonde-haired and blue-eyed. Nice to know Hitler’s scientists are still getting work. Seriously, though, my wife has … Continue reading

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The Fantasy of the Christ

I’ve recently come across several comments on a recent essay that tries to define fantasy as a distinctly Christian genre. Both J.L. Bell and Vorjack at Unreasonable Faith have brought it up, and my immediate reaction was to dismiss the … Continue reading

Posted in C.S. Lewis, Christianity, Chronicles of Narnia, Fairy Tales, Greek Mythology, Greek Philosophy, Judaism, Mythology, Oz, Philosophy, Religion, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments