Tag Archives: Ignatius J. Reilly

Not All Anti-Heroes Wear Capes (but They May Wear Tweed Trousers)

“I refuse to ‘look up.’ Optimism nauseates me. It is perverse. Since man’s fall, his proper position in the universe has been one of misery.” With that kitchen table declaration, one of the most Falstaffian of all modern protagonists–or, as … Continue reading

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Man Is Born to Blog

“…I have discovered that all the unhappiness of men arises from one single fact, that they cannot stay quietly in their own chamber.” ~ Pascal “Only degenerates go touring.” ~ Ignatius J. Reilly “When [the Lord] aims for something to … Continue reading

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