You cannot understand the world today without understanding how something untethered to Truth, Beauty, or Goodness will become a self-loathing mockery of itself. Ugly, non-functional fashion is a good example. Neoconservatism and the work of Kanye West also come to mind.
Excellent insight. 'self-loathing mockery of itself'
Whom the gods would destroy they first drive mad.
And the gods of the Gentiles are demons. (I just read Fr. Scanlon's essay on Fatima and the St. Michael prayer - it's quite good.
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