Once an Arafat Man

I thought I’d take a momentary break from regularly scheduled programming to share with you a book that deeply touched my life; one that I’d encourage you all to read. Before I discuss it, however, I want you to stop and think about something for a moment. Of my Christian readers out there, how many…

A Politically Correct ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; Corrected: ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Nation Not a creature was stirring, not even…

Minnesota Marriage Amendment: An Interview with Brad Brandon

In just a few short days, Minnesotans will vote on a highly-contested ballot initiative which would enshrine the definition of marriage–as historically defined–into the state constitution. This, as amendment proponents originally intended, would allow the definition to be protected from activist courts by ensuring that any debate on the topic MUST go through all citizens. Though this…

Eat Mor Chikin, America

What does a chicken sandwich and a moral controversy have in common? Under typical circumstances, not much. Leave it up to the mainstream media and the liberal left, however, to find a way to bring the two together. For those who are unaware, the southern chicken sandwich chain “stepped in it” by daring to express…

The Culture That Stole Christmas

I had planned to post on immigration today, but when inspiration hits, it hits. The subject is an innocent piece of ground-up tree bits covered in warm, inviting colors that come together to create an image that hearkens back to childhood. On it there are several snowmen side by side, with a simple message, “Merry…

The Right to Limit a Right?

I want to start out today by posing two questions. What is a “human right”? Is something a “right” if it encroaches upon the rights of another? The concept of “human rights” is defined wonderfully in our own Declaration of Independence: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that…