- 27 Apr 10
Why the Icelandic Volcano is the Perfect Metaphor for our Age
As regular readers will know, the Whole Hog is not a person of faith. It’s nothing to do with the deep flaws of the institutional infrastructure of the faith industry. It’s a matter of evidence and knowledge. Reason is the word. But while we here in Hog Haven hold no truck with the supernatural, that is with gods, saints and spirits, we are enthralled by the super natural, of which the latest example is the fantastic volcanic eruption in Iceland.