One of my referrers today was
What does that mean? Did somebody’s homework bear close enough resemblance to something on this blog that it got flagged? If that’s the case, sorry kid, I hope you keep reading anyway.

On an entirely different note, Daniel McCarthy’s restrospective on Peter Viereck, the “Tory socialist” also sometimes referred to as “the first conservative” in modern America, made me want to shake off my own tendencies toward high-church conservatism and raise the black (or sea-green) banner of Whig radicalism.