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Religio ad absurdum: A pillow for Antonin Scalia

Feb 20 2016

We are not out of line in considering Antonin Scalia, whose prejudices were almost by his own admission impervious to rational argument, a colossal failure as a member of the highest court in the land. And we can even give thanks that the death of a proudly bigoted clown has made way perhaps for a more mature consciousness to take the seat he has vacated. Even if that person is as devout a Catholic as Scalia, he or she need not be so blithely hypocritical and joyously disdainful of those he or she believes are condemned to eternal torment.

Jeff Dorchen delivers a radio euology for Antonin Scalia, with a little help from logic, humility, doubt, failed humans, gays, free thinkers, Indian philosopher S.N. Balagangadhara and the Devil himself.

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Jeff Dorchen

Jeff is a visual artist, songwriter/musician, actor, essayist, fiction writer, poet, playwright and screenwriter. He's been a playwright, songwriter, and performer with Chicago's Theater Oobleck since 1988, a writer and actor with Red Baron Films since 2000, and a contributor to This Is Hell! since 1996. He currently lives in Los Angeles.


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