There is something defiant about being earnest in the current times. When it feels like ironic detachment is the only coping mechanism possible to process the modern world,James Colley – on U2
James summarises it well for me. It is not fashionable to be earnest, neither is it fashionable to be a person of faith. Talking to a Muslim friend the other day he sees that the same way.
It is so weird that “progressive thinkers” are so retrograde in their ideas.