Sunday, January 21, 2007

Quote of the day

"The affair was like a race between a lumbering sailing vessel and a modern steamer."

— Joseph J. Reilly, describing "modern steamer" G.K. Chesterton's debate against Clarence Darrow on evolution. Read the story at

Speaking of debates, if you missed the great chastity debate between me and Virginia Vitzthum, the entire exchange is on YouTube. I don't think either of us is a lumbering sailing vessel, though there might be one brief point where I get a bit dinghy.

Sorry for the light posting; it's a busy weekend. More tomorrow.