Vox Day has a pair of posts that should interest the contemplative Mason. We will divide them into two posts as well, mostly because the second is a re-post. We will link the original. 

Day often refers to the “Magic Dirt Theory,” which is the belief that good, old fashioned American values are magically transferred to foreigners when they land on our shores. It seems it isn’t working, at least as it relates to the right to bear arms. Read the whole thing.