Douglas Wilson:"To gruber someone is to dismiss the stupid peons out there with a supercilious arrogance, and with the critic blissfully unaware of the tiny bubble of self-congratulatory hubris he lives in."
A thousand years ago, our cultural ancestors prayed, "From the fury of the Northmen, Lord, protect us!"
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Today, we ought to pray, "From the tender mercies and caring solicitude of the Good Intentioned, Lord, protect us!"