The View From 1776

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Read Amanda Shaw’s review of Bella on the First Things website.

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  1. Human failings, like human successes, are dependent on the choices we humans exercise, which in turn depends on whether we use mental criteria or carnal feelings.

    The reviewer offers two quotes on which the whole film script succesfully rests.

    "...there's always a choice that doesn't have to lead to moral pain."

    "...no fairy tale."

    The Thursday Evening Quarterbacks, pragmatic humanists, never learn, but repeat, repeat, and repeat again, and again, and again.

    They love fairy tales, teddy bears, and ginger bread houses. Results? So be it.

    semper fidelis
    vincit veritas
    Posted by Jim Baxter  on  11/02  at  10:00 AM
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