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Tim Philpot, the shy hedonist

Fighting over who pays the bill Rather like Shaggy and Scooby, Tim Philpot loves to eat. He writes about his favorite dishes and eateries in his autobiographical novel set in Lexington. Kentucky. Rather than praising his wife’s home cooking, he extols his mother’s chicken and appears to have a fondness for sharing burgers with various…

Andrew Wolfson reports on Tim Philpot’s Public Reprimand

   Outspoken judge on gay marriage sanctioned Andrew Wolfson , @adwolfson 11:14 a.m. ET Jan. 9, 2017 A conservative Family Court judge who has called gay marriage an “oxymoron” like “jumbo shrimp” has been sanctioned by the Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission.The agency issued a public reprimand against Fayette Circuit Judge Timothy Philpot, saying it received…

Judge Philpot’s White Savior Complex

1. INTRODUCTION “White Savior Complex” refers to a common trope, prevalent throughout much of US popular culture, which validates white superiority by depicting individuals who heroically rescue “less developed” cultures through dissemination of “western” values and wisdom: https://matadornetwork.com/change/4-ways-americans-taught-white-savior-complex-can/ Judge Philpot writes about his mystical spiritual experiences in India in his autobiographical novel “Judge Z” and…