Archive for: August 2007

August 20, 2007

COMMON SENSE: Peter Boyles of Denver’s KHOW – 630 AM

Filed under: Immigration - 20 Aug 2007

What does Peter Boyles of www.khow.com in Denver, Colorado say about what happened across America last week? What does he bring to the table? Caveat; this piece applauds all of the hundreds of world-class radio talk-show jocks …

School Choice Will Destroy The Public Schools?

Filed under: Education & Schools - 20 Aug 2007

Public-school defenders often argue that school choice would destroy the public schools. Almost 90 percent of children in this country attend public schools. If we had vouchers, no compulsory attendance laws, and an unregulated education free market, millions of parents …

Two Americas, Part II

The concept of Two Americas makes a catchy political campaign slogan, but has there ever really been only One America? Haven’t we always had creative people full of dreams and ideas for building a better country and, yes, for building …

August 19, 2007

By the Way, We’re Winning the War

Filed under: War On Terror - 19 Aug 2007

I’d like to steal your attention away from the endless news reports of dead soldiers and suicide bombers for a moment, if I may. Give me a minute of your time and I promise to let you go right back …

The Land of Must-Have-Been

Recent news stories about the inconvenient truth of fossil discoveries in Africa illustrate the hypothetical guesswork in Darwinian evolution that passes for science. Extracts from coverage by the New York Times, hardly an unfriendly voice for atheistic materialism, are representative:

Teaching Communism to Our Children in Seattle

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood - 19 Aug 2007

Any number of examples can be found these days to illustrate the poor or destructive education received by our children in the United States today. All across the country our children are being slighted by Teacher’s Unions and organizations who …

The safety of my children

We count their fingers and toes, we spend hours just looking at them when they are asleep, we wake them up when they are asleep just to prove to ourselves they are still breathing. We change their diapers, powder their …

Haditha Massacre: Media and Terrorist Hoax?

Filed under: Featured Conservative,War On Terror - 19 Aug 2007

As charges against US Marines—with regards to an apparent fabrication of the “Haditha massacre”—continue to be proved false and based upon unsubstantiated “evidence”, only some of the leftist media appear to be standing by their original spin on the story. …

August 18, 2007

Gun thieves, and rights robbers

Filed under: Second Amendment - 18 Aug 2007

I assume we are all aware of the tragedy that has befallen the city of New Orleans, and those unfortunate people that have had to suffer through disaster on a natural and government level. Not only has our government failed …

Two Americas, Part II

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,Economics - 18 Aug 2007

The concept of Two Americas makes a catchy political campaign slogan, but has there ever really been only One America? Haven’t we always had creative people full of dreams and ideas for building a better country and, yes, for building …

Ancient Greece Did Not Need Licensed Teachers

Contrary to popular notions, teacher licensing in public schools does not insure teacher quality. A license also does not even insure that a public-school teacher is an expert in the subject she teaches. In fact, in our upside-down public-school system, …

Can Liberals Reinvent the Christian Paradigm?

In his July 23, 2007 article entitled “Leaving Boomer Conflicts Behind,” nationally syndicated columnist Michael Barone makes an amazing statement. After explaining that Hillary is diligently trying to stress her “faith” for all to see, he adds that she “has …

August 17, 2007

BET TV Playing a PSA Telling Kids to ‘Read a Mo F’n Book’?

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 17 Aug 2007

Black Entertainment Television has been playing what is being called a Public Service Announcement created by a rapper named Bomani “D’mite” Armah. It is in cartoon form and made in the Rapper music video style. However, it contains some …

Winnowing Through the 2008 Presidential Candidates

Filed under: The Democrats,The Republicans - 17 Aug 2007

As the presidential campaign winds down to the last 15 months, the “dog days” of democracy if you will, likely voters are being inundated with information that will be essential to making informed, intelligent decisions in November 2008. Unfortunately, …

The New Republic Just Doesn’t Get It

As many of us know, the “Baghdad Diarist” and the details of the “activities” of his American Army buddies have been, by his own recants, shown to be fictitious. However, The New Republic who published those “stories” continues to operate …

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