The Greatest Mind of the Modern Age – Thorndike Fritz

Or, My Obscure Intellectual is More Obscure Intellectual than Yours By: Jay Amongst many in my circles, it is as if there is a perpetual scouting to see who can find the most obscure (often 19-20th century) modern era intellectual, whose “theological nuances,” “conservative witticisms and aphorisms” and “literary tropes” are atop the pile.  We all know of Chesterton, Orestes Brownson,…