Movie Review: Radio

by Kung Fu Zu  •  A movie that works on all frequencies

Movie Review: Radio Movie Review: Radio

Review: Star Trek — The Naked Time

by N. A. Halkides  •  Sometimes a Little Repression is for the Best

Review: Star Trek — The Naked Time Review: Star Trek — The Naked Time

The Education of Captain America

by Glenn Fairman  •  Is Cap Still Relevant to Today?

The Education of Captain America The Education of Captain America

Lessons Learned from a Baby

by Deana Chadwell  •  In memory of Conner and others like him

Lessons Learned from a Baby Lessons Learned from a Baby

Movie Review: Mad Dog and Glory

MadDogby Brad Nelson   4/23/14
With a 6.2 rating at, this is further evidence of the irrelevance of that rating system and of popular tastes in general. Thankfully, I don’t have popular taste. I have good taste…at least in movies. More » • (5 views)

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Movie Review: The Mission

TheMissionby Brad Nelson   4/23/14
The De Niro marathon continues with The Mission…a beautiful and depressing film of Jesuits, natives, huge waterfalls, dense jungles, and the horrible Portuguese. More » • (37 views)

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Movie Review: The Score (2001)

TheScoreby Brad Nelson   4/22/14
First off, here is your background music for this review. I find that movie reviews can, and should, be a fully immersive experience. More » • (20 views)

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Invasion at Forty Mile

EnviroNazisby Anniel   4/21/14
Which came first, the chicken or the feds?  •  A few years ago my youngest daughter and I decided to drive the Top of the World Highway, which runs from the Alaska Highway near Tok in Alaska to Dawson City in the Yukon Territory. More » • (49 views)

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Social Conservatism and the Public Square

socconby Glenn Fairman   4/21/14
If you believe that America can successfully sever social from fiscal conservatism and call the resulting abomination some species of prudent constitutionalism, then you my friends are gravely mistaken. More » • (68 views)

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TV Review: The Lost Child

Kunk Fu Zoby Kung Fu Zu   4/20/14
from The Inspector George Gently Series; Continuing Propaganda From the Left  •  For years, the public has been assaulted with dishonest homilies from the Leftist media.  My most recent encounter with such ethically challenged entertainment was The Lost Child from the Inspector George Gently series More » • (45 views)

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Review: Denver is Missing by D. F. Jones

DenverIsMissingby Timothy Lane   4/20/14
At a time when the idea of storing carbon dioxide underground to protect against “climate change” (I just read the article on coal in the April issue of National Geographic, which discussed the topic), it seems appropriate to discuss a 1971 book that happened to suggest the possible implications. More » • (31 views)

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This Book Can Hack It

Kingpinby Brad Nelson   4/20/14
How do you run into a book? Sometimes by hook or by crook. And I happened to run across this one by chance and got to reading it…and couldn’t put it down. It must appeal to my secret desire to push back against “the man.” More » • (60 views)

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This Is Not About Eggs

NotEggsby Deana Chadwell    4/19/14
On a Friday morning 1,984 years ago, on an escarpment known as Golgotha – the Place of the Skull, Roman soldiers drove huge iron nails through the wrists and ankles of Jesus of Nazareth, affixing him to a wooden cross, and then they hefted it upright between two thieves also being crucified that morning. More » • (103 views)

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Ecce Homo

eccehomopaintby Glenn Fairman   4/19/14
Behold the Man in Ruins  •  Because we have not drank deeply enough of God, this spectacle of Passion — bathed in blood and ribboned flesh set before us every spring, has been relegated by a bloodless Modernity as either a callow backdrop for children’s baskets or an abstraction of the primordial myth of death and re-birth. More » • (221 views)

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What’s Wrong with the Right

GellerSigby Pamela Geller   4/18/14
National Review Online took another gratuitous shot at me Thursday in an article defending Ayaan Hirsi Ali, saying: “Hirsi Ali is no Pamela Geller. On the contrary, for her whole life, Hirsi Ali has used anger as a catalyst to great good.” More » • (187 views)

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Defending Sarah Palin

PalinAndFlagby Anniel   4/16/14
“Mommy, I’m boring” — three-year-old  •  For the past eleven years Chicago has become almost a second home to me and several members of our family. Our youngest daughter suffers from a rare neurological disorder and her needs, we feel, can only be met by a wonderful neurosurgeon there. More » • (105 views)

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The End of the World and Other Entertainments

EndOfTheWorldby Jon N. Hall    4/16/14
Folks have always been fascinated by the End of the World. Christianity addresses this little problem in Book of Revelation, where we read about the Beast of the Apocalypse, the Four Horsemen of Apocalypse, the Whore of Babylon, the Seven Seals, and such. More » • (98 views)

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University Wants Fewer Whites — Fears “Mediocrity”

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke   4/16/14
If you thought the “educator” who saw “racist” intent behind offering someone a peanut-butter sandwich was a loon, consider Western Washington University (WWU) president Bruce Shepard. More » • (94 views)

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Book Review: Empires of Light

EmpiresOfLightby Brad Nelson   4/15/14
This is a rare book that combines history and technology in a very readable form. And consider this part of your course study for understanding and appreciating the fruits of Western Civilization. The power behind your iPad was not something dreamed up in the Sudan. More » • (128 views)

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