Preaching Connection: Idolatry

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Reagan’s America: Innocents at Home

“As Nathaniel West put it in The Day of the Locust, ‘At the sight of their heroes and heroines, the crowd would turn demoniac’ (chapter 27). P. 210: “John Hinckley [who shot Ronald Reagan] turned himself into Travis Bickle [the main character in Paul Schrader’s film Taxi Driver]. He was following too literally a logic...