Culture Archives


Sotomayor’s race colored glasses

Friday, May 29th, 2009

Barack Obama’s selection of Sonia Sotomayor is par for the course with this president, a man who ascended the presidency on the basis of a compelling personal story (more…)

Some hard truths

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Fellow conservative blogger Donald Douglas has an interesting post up that cites Robert Bork’s recent book entitled: A Time To Speak:Selected Writings and Arguments. (more…)

The Obama Bowl

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

What exactly is the connection between NBC and President Obama?  Is it simply a case of mutual love and abiding devotion?  (more…)

Here’s hoping we survive Obama

Monday, January 19th, 2009

When Bill Clinton was elected President in 1992, I could see nothing to cheer about. A friend calmly assured me (more…)

Captives of the media?

Friday, January 16th, 2009

(Denver Post, Jan. 18) You, a captive of the media? No way. Nobody mediates for you. You think independently. You gather your own information and decide for yourself. Me too. We don’t need no media mediating for us, no sir. Yeah, right. In our dreams, maybe, but not in America today. The world is so interconnected, changes so fast, and presents each person with so many choices, that reliance on others for much of our knowledge is inescapable. But which media can we trust, (more…)

The church of climatology

Wednesday, January 7th, 2009

One of the things that has always confounded me about many liberals is their arrogance. They are so darn certain they are right that they are unable to entertain any divergent views. (more…)

Clueless celebrities vs. leaders & heroes

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Americans need to think and talk more about the timeless principles of leadership, principles that also apply equally well to citizenship (more…)

If we’re all publishers, no one is

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

(From PoliticsWest.com) Realization: I’ve been posting less here lately, and more on Facebook and Twitter. The quick shots and impulsive (more…)

The multiple gifts of Christmas

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

This is the season of giving. Nothing except the birth of the Savior (itself a gift) is more distinctive about Christmas than this (more…)

How to annoy an atheist

Saturday, December 6th, 2008

It’s amazingly easily. Just say you want to, and he’ll do the rest. Really, some of these no-godders are caricatures of themselves. (more…)

Are media feeding copycat suicides?

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

The troubling report in today’s Denver Post about a rash of teen suicides in Douglas County strangely says nothing about last week’s (more…)

The dangers of temporizing with passion

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Temporize (verb): To act evasively in order to gain time, avoid argument, or postpone a decision. (more…)

Campaign continues against Prop 8

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Californians joined Arizonians and Floridians last week in approving a constitutional amendment affirming that “only marriage between a man and a woman is valid and recognized.” (more…)

Want to fireproof your marriage?

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

In the new movie “Fireproof,” Caleb is a fire captain and Katherine is PR director for a hospital. Their marriage is crashing (more…)

A vote for victimization

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008

I have spent much proverbial ink making the case against Barack Obama, something that hasn’t been difficult for me given the clear (more…)