I Love the Smell of Racking Shotgun in the Morning

by Glenn Fairman1/5/16

In a nominally free republic, a tyrant is still the best argument for the possession of firearms. As always, honeyed lips and crocodile tears are the grist for liberalism’s True Believers. But for those less inclined to accept the Progressive articles of faith, the unmistakable sound of a racking shotgun echoes the throbbing pulse of America’s collective heartbeat. More » • (1251 views)

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

by Brad Nelson12/18/15

Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens today. And I feel a disturbance in that Force. To expect anything but schlock from J.J. Abrams is expecting too much. The only question in my mind is how vociferously people will apologize for the mediocre. More » • (1974 views)

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Merry Christmas

by Brad Nelson12/10/15

As the chief cook and bottle washer here, I thought I’d take a moment to say thanks to all those who post here and who contribute articles. More » • (1895 views)

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We need a little Christmas

by Brad Nelson11/29/15

Very little gets my blood pumping around this time of year like listening to this song pop onto the radio for the very first play of the season. More » • (1108 views)

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The Wisdom of Joel

by Timothy Lane11/17/15

The Bible is a very large book, and anyone who wants can find anything they want in it — whether to use it to support their position, or to mock those who try to follow the Bible. So I realize that one of my favorite passages is hardly typical. More » • (800 views)

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The Convergence of Microaggression and Macroaggression

by Tim Jones11/14/15

It was an amazing week that began where a president of a major state university was forced to resign and ended with a major terrorist attack in Paris. What do these two events have in common? More » • (669 views)

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Secular Spaces (said like Sylvester the cat)

by Brad Nelson11/13/15

First, allow me a bit of drama. Whether it was standing for an hour or not having had lunch or dinner, I left a school board meeting last night feeling somewhat spiritually ill. Picture Dr. Smith from Lost in Space lamenting, “Oh, the pain.” More » • (1172 views)

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Happy Birthday, Patricia

by The Editor11/13/15

I hope I look this good when I turn 50. Wait…that’s already happened. But you know what I mean. More » • (866 views)

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Wonderful Hillary Wanted to Join USMC

by Anniel11/13/15

On the November 9, 2015 Jimmy Kimmel Show, Hillary Clinton was asked about her characterization of Republicans as “enemies.” In attempting to walk-back her remarks she made this incredible statement: More » • (538 views)

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Win Big Money…Maybe a Ha’penny

by Brad Nelson11/10/15

Christmas is coming early this year by mandate of your beloved Editor. So don’t fight it. Just think of me as the equivalent of a campus mob who demands adherence to groupthink. What can I say? The Left always said that conservatives have an authoritarian streak. More » • (465 views)

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240 and Counting

by Steve Lancaster11/10/15

My friends tomorrow is Veterans Day, the eleventh month, the eleventh day and the eleventh hour, a special symbolism to mark the end of WW I, or the Great War as it was known at the time. More » • (530 views)

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

by Brad Nelson11/7/15

You can tongue-lash me all you’d like about bringing Christmas too early. In the malls it starts before Halloween; Thanksgiving becomes an afterthought. More » • (733 views)

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