Falling for Anything

“And as post-moral Britain demanded that ever more constraints be knocked away, the Church was forced further and further into hollowing out its own identity. As it renounced its own culture, it embraced others, while never ceasing to grovel for its onetime sin of believing in itself” (Melanie Phillips, Londonistan, p. 140).

This Explains a Lot of Things, Actually

“Le Corbusier was the sort of relentlessly rational intellectual that only France loves wholeheartedly, the logician who flies higher and higher in ever-decreasing concentric circles until, with one last, utterly inevitable induction, he disappears up his own fundamental aperture and emerges in the fourth dimension as a needle-thin umber bird” (Tom Wolfe, From Bauhaus to …