“The moral consequences of totalitarian propaganda which we must now consider are, however, of an even more profound kind. They are destructive of all morals because they undermine one of the foundations of all morals: the sense of and the respect for the truth.”~F.A. Hayek, “The Road To Serfdom” Read More >>
Recently the Board of Directors for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Charity announced their decision to sever Komen’s ties with Planned Parenthood only within twenty-four hours to reverse their decision. The actions of the Komen Charity’s Board are a mirror image of what we are witnessing in both the Republican/Tea Party Presidential Primary; Read More >>
A column on The American Dream website begins, “Is Christianity in decline in America? When you examine the cold, hard numbers it is simply not possible to come to any other conclusion. Over the past few decades, the percentage of Christians in America has been steadily declining. This has especially been true among young people. … In addition, what “Christianity” means to American Christians today is often far different from what “Christianity” meant to their parents and their grandparents.” Read More >>
As you were joyously ringing in the New Year December 31, 2011, you were probably missed the act of treason committed by the President of the United States of America as he signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Read More >>
“A magnificent anachronism!” In the movie “Patton” the German officer responsible for analyzing the General, with the Allies closing in, throws General Patton’s picture into the fire. As he uttered those words, the young lady sitting next to me watching the movie with me turned to me and said, “That is you!” Read More >>
Veteran’s Day is November 11th, how interesting that this date was originally known as Armistice Day, so that the bells would sound on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month celebrating peace and the end of “’the war to end all wars”, WWI, not “this mad idolatry of strife” which is celebrated in 2011, even in our churches.
Friday morning, September 30th a co-worker said to me, “They got him!” I said “Who?” He replied, “That American Taliban guy.” I went to the internet and on The Washington Post’s website found a story which began,
With the tenth anniversary of 9-11 upon our nation it might do us well to cast an eye back, far back to “The War Prayer” which scholars believe was dictated by Mark Twain somewhere in the period 1904-1905. Read More >>
I went to see Rise of the Planet of the Apes last Saturday. I did not get what I expected which left me, at first, disappointed but on reflection disappointment for not seeing what I was expecting gave way to admiration for a very good film which played homage to the original 1968 classic Planet of the Apes.
On Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 9:55 AM (MDT) LocalNews8.com in Pocatello, Idaho posted the following story:
“Pocatello Police are warning people of a suspicious man spotted taking pictures of children at Ammon Park.
Police say parents spotted the man photographing their kids, and when they confronted him the man ran off.
He is described as an older white man with white hair and a beard. He was wearing a western-style button-down shirt and blue jeans and was driving a tan/brown van.
If anyone has information about this man, police would like them to call police dispatch at 234-6100.”
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