Links for a rainy fall evening:

James K. A. Smith is not impressed with Brett McCracken’s Hipster Christianity.

This blogger is not impressed with the stuff that goes into chicken nuggets.

Of course, this blogger is WEIRD.

Would the US be more respected if a so-so real estate developer and reality show attention whore was president?

The lives of middle-aged dishwashers and junkies.

Lastly, in honour of the Delaware Senate seat race: