Blogs

  • What the Arab World Produces

    At least since the early part of the 20th century, aside from oil, the Arab world has produced and exported two products. It has produced essentially no technology, medicine or anything else in the world of science. It has almost no contributions to world literature, art or to intellectual development.…

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  • Dems Can’t Decide: Is Money In Politics Good Or Evil?

    As they approach fateful Congressional elections this November, schizophrenic Democrats can't answer a direct and highly relevant question: do they consider it good or evil for wealthy citizens to spend their money to influence public opinion on key political issues? Do they believe that the expenditure of literally hundreds of…

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  • The Over-Hyped NFL “Crisis”: What’s New?

    The hyper-publicized NFL scandal, focusing on familial failings of some of the gridiron's most celebrated stars, provides prophets of doom and decline with one more sign of America's imminent collapse. According to these observations, today's churlish and brutal professional athletes contrast unfavorably with the clean-cut, patriotic sports heroes of prior…

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  • Tom Ridge – Rebecca Costa

    Tom Ridge – Rebecca Costa

    Thomas Joseph Ridge served as a member of the United States House of Representatives, the 43rd Governor of Pennsylvania, and Assistant to the President for Homeland Security. His most notable government role was his position as the first US Secretary of Homeland Security from 2003 to 2005 that was created…

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  • The Over-Hyped NFL “Crisis”: What’s New?

    The Over-Hyped NFL “Crisis”: What’s New?

    The hyper-publicized NFL scandal, focusing on familial failings of some of the gridiron's most celebrated stars, provides prophets of doom and decline with one more sign of America's imminent collapse. According to these observations, today's churlish and brutal professional athletes contrast unfavorably with the clean-cut, patriotic sports heroes of prior…

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  • Guest Blog by Ezra Klinghoffer

    A note from Michael Medved: Since my own Bar Mitzvah in October of 1961, I've attended scores of these coming of age occasions for 13-year-old jewish boys. In most cases, the young man delivers a few remarks about the significance of this milestone, but I've never heard or read Bar…

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday lesson from David Wilezol: Livy Book 30, Chapter 30 “nusquam minus quam in bello eventus respondent” Nowhere are our calculations more frequently upset than in war. Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • ‘Not Islamic’?

    President Obama declared in his recent address to the nation that “ISIL is not Islamic.” But how does he know? On what basis did the president of the United States declare the a group of Muslims that calls itself “Islamic State” “not Islamic”? Has he studied Islam and Islamic history…

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