Monthly Archives: July 2013

Barbies in Space (The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch)

Phillip K. Dick has a few favorite themes to which he often returns:¬†physic abilities, drug addiction, human evolution, ecological disaster, consumerism, the theology of St. Paul, law enforcement, space travel, etc. In The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch¬†(1964) he deals with them all. With the sun heating up years before schedule and daytime temperatures on […]

No Fun Allowed 2: A Puritan Triptych

I have hesitated a week before publishing this post because I have serious reservations about whether or not I am right. I do not like to speculate on the motives of others, but sometimes the question has to be asked. Last time I was wondering out loud whether some of our public moral causes were […]