Monthly Archives: February 2015

La nostra nave

Il capitano Schettino avra’ forse commesso un gravissimo errore, e per questo la giustizia giustamente lo punisce. Gli basti questa punizione e il dolore della sua colpa. Ma non si vada oltre. La violenza del diffuso giudizio moralistico – non … Continue reading

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Тебе поем

[Dmytri Stepanovych Bortniansky  1751–1825]   Тебе поем, Тебе благословим, Тебе благодарим, Господи, и молим Ти ся, Боже наш. Te laudamus, te benedicimus, tibi gratias agamus, Domine, et obsecramus te, Deus noster. Ma perché così tanta bellezza è stata creata dall’uomo, … Continue reading

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Steven Fry’s God

Stephen Fry calls God an ‘evil, capricious, monstrous maniac’. http://www.theguardian.com/culture/2015/feb/01/stephen-fry-god-evil-maniac-irish-tv?CMP=share_btn_gp Quoting: “You could easily have made a creation in which that [evil] didn’t exist. It is simply not acceptable.” “It’s perfectly apparent that he is monstrous. Utterly monstrous and deserves … Continue reading

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