This Is How the World Ends, Part Six: You Can’t Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too

Jack Crabtree is trying his best to have his cake and eat it, too: where “have his cake” means separate what is essential to Christianity and what is essential to each and every sociopolitical movement and where “and eat it, too” means still hold onto the sociopolitical movement of conservative American Christianity and claim it as essential to Christianity. But like people say, you can’t have your cake and eat it, too.