Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Texas”

Why You All Make Me Proud To Know You

I wrote yesterday about the hard times the Hutchins family in rural …

Posted April 5th, 2014

Tornado Tears Up Texas Family Farm

If you read my book Crunchy Cons, you will remember the Hutchins …

Posted April 4th, 2014

View From Your Table

This is a special VFYT. That steak was grilled by my friend’s …

Posted April 1st, 2014

There Will Always Be A Texas

  Reader David J. White, who lives in Waco, sends in this …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

View From Your Meatfare Table

Today is what Orthodox Christians (and Eastern Rite Catholics as well) call …

Posted February 23rd, 2014

Pope Francis To Pentecostals: ‘Come On, We Are Brothers’

Are you sitting down for this? In that video, Pope Francis sends …

Posted February 21st, 2014

Kill Your Kids’ Social Media Accounts

An 18-year-old socially maladjusted nerd in Texas who joked on Facebook about …

Posted February 14th, 2014

Texas Affluenza Teen Walks. Again.

Unbelievable: The families of victims who were injured or killed in a …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Block That Metaphor, Wendy Davis!

National Review reports on a campaign statement by Wendy Davis, Democratic candidate …

Posted January 22nd, 2014

If You Don’t Like Texas, Something Is Wrong With You

Just got back from my overnight trip to Dallas. I spoke today …

Posted January 15th, 2014

Rich White Teen Killers Vs. Poor Black Teen Killers

In Judge Jean Boyd’s courtroom, it appears that teen killers are better …

Posted December 13th, 2013

View From Your Thanksgiving Table

We just returned from an Italian Thanksgiving lunch at Domenica, in New …

Posted November 28th, 2013

It’s Always Dallas’s Fault

So, let me get this straight: a crazy communist murders President Kennedy …

Posted November 17th, 2013

Obesity & The Poverty Paradox

The Washington Post goes to Hidalgo County, Texas, one of the poorest …

Posted November 12th, 2013

Ted Cruz, King Of Texas

After the late unpleasantness, they don’t much care for Sen. Cruz elsewhere, …

Posted October 18th, 2013

What Does Big Tex Look Like?

The State Fair of Texas has resurrected Big Tex, which burned to …

Posted September 30th, 2013

View From Your Table — More Capon

The reader writes: I’ve been an avid follower of Fr. Capon’s writings …

Posted September 13th, 2013