Lamentations for a Fall that has not yet Occurred?

If you know your roof is leaking, your foundation sinking, or your pipes are leaking, you get them fixed. You call in a plumber or a specialist. It's a matter of survival. What you don't do...

Earth Day, April 22, 1970, the Biggest Hoax Russia Ever Perpetrated on America

(This is an annual reprise.) For what it's worth, Earth Day, is "celebrated" (or "honored", you can't always tell) every April 22nd. But it's not an official American holiday, the president at the time having...

To be American, American Exceptionalism and Assimilation

(Edited 7 AM, Monday, Marc 6) I think there is a general misconception of just what assimilation means to the ideal of “to be American”. To understand American exceptionalism you must first realize that it was created...

Donald Trump’s Inaugural Apologia to the American People

On Friday, January 17, 2017 Donald Trump strode to the microphone, looking out over a sea of citizens who had dreamed of this day, some for thirty years, and spoke directly at them. Behind President...

Christian Apologetics and Modern Atheism

In probably what is an annual Christmas spread, The New York Times published an interview by their Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, Nicholas Kristof, with Pastor Timothy Keller, also of New York, and also a NYT best-selling author of...

If I could draw from conservative Media members who could fill out real government functions in a new administration, I'd start with Tucker Carlson and Mollie Hemingway. They transcend the media craft.