Archive for: February 15, 2012

February 15, 2012

Phony Facts

Filed under: Economics,Myths & Lies - 15 Feb 2012

Days ago, the government announced employers added 243,000 new jobs. And unemployment fell for a fifth straight month. So why does this feel kind of phony?

The tragedy of Christopher Hitchens

Filed under: Religion & Faith - 15 Feb 2012

A local writer wrote a recent column praising the late journalist Christopher Hitchens, who passed away last December 15th. In reading a number of the writer’s columns over the past few years, it’s apparent that Hitchens has greatly influenced her …

The Catholic Bishops v. Obama? President Obama and Justice Ginsburg on America’s ‘Rather Old Constitution’

I’ve gotten some very interesting emails regarding President Obama’s mandate commanding Roman Catholics (and many evangelical Protestants) to violate their consciences by providing mandatory contraception, sterilization, and abortion-inducing pharmaceuticals. The emailers noted that Obama’s action will force Catholics to …

Why Rick Santorum Connects With The Heartland

Filed under: Politics In General - 15 Feb 2012

Even before the final results had been determined in Missouri, Minnesota, and Colorado, the liberal media cabal was in high gear incessantly reminding America that the decisive wins by Rick Santorum were not legally binding. Thus, his incredibly strong showing …