• A Duke Freshman on Why He Refused to Read “Fun Home”

    Duke freshman Brian Grasso writes in the Washington Post about why he refused to read a sexually explicit graphic novel as part of the required reading at Duke: https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2015/08/25/im-a-duke-freshman-heres-why-i-refused-to-read-fun-home/ Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday courtesy of our Latinist David Wilezol: From Livy's Ab Urbe Condita: Civitas ea in in libertate est posita, quae suis stat viribus, non ex alieno arbitrio pendet. That state alone is free, which rests upon its own strength, and does not depend upon the will of another.…

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday lesson courtesy of David Wilezol: Non omnia possumus omnes“Not all of us are able to do all things” Vergil, Bucolics 8.63 This passage was chosen in regards to the controversy surrounding Rachel Dolezal and her claim that she is black. Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • ‘Christian Millennials’ — Not an Oxymoron

    Morning in America producer Chris Beach and his colleague Alison Howard have penned a new column for National Review addressing the problem of Millennials leaving Christianity in droves. They offer some solutions for how to get Millennials back to church and how to keep them there: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/419807/christian-millennials-not-oxymoron-chris-beach-alison-howard Brought to you…

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday post in honor of Memorial Day, courtesy of David Wilezol: Seneca, De Providentia, Section 4: Gaudent magni viri rebus adversis non aliter, quam fortes milites bellis. “Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.” Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • Bill Parrot’s Terrific Email

    OVER INFLATION Should six indicted Maryland police officers ultimately be acquitted of all felony charges, we'll see what's left of Baltimore burn to the ground as Orioles fans dutifully travel out of state for remaining home games. Say goodbye to the rule of law. Tea Party activists, overtly guilty of…

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  • Help the National Black Church Initiative Here

    Yesterday, Bill had a tremendous interview with Rev. Anthony Evans of the National Black Church Initiative about his organization's choice to stand up for traditional marriage and break ties with the Presbyterian Church USA after it permitted gay marriage. Here's the website to donate and help the National Black Church…

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday lesson courtesy of our resident Latin expert David Wilezol: Vergil, Georgics 2.490 Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas “Happy is he who has been able to learn the causes of things” Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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