Green Liberal California my …

Can you reconcile the left's image of California as a green progressive state that cares for the environment and the animals within it with this description of reality from VDH: If I find a dead dog dumped on the alleyway (as I have three or four times over the last 12 months), with a rope around his … Continue reading Green Liberal California my …

Our Offended Culture

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT --  History will remember us as the generation that was offended by everything. Where will it end? A couple of news stories caught my eye this week: the first was that the Sons of Confederate Veterans are filing suit against the City of Natchitoches after being forbidden to march in their … Continue reading Our Offended Culture

Morning Joe Discovers for Americans Survival (finally) Overrides MSM Programing

For the first time in a month I woke up at 5 AM (day off) and with daily mass in the evening I turned on Morning Joe and saw something amazing. The discussion was why Donald Trump was perceived as he was and turned instantly to Barack Obama noting that Paris happened after he said … Continue reading Morning Joe Discovers for Americans Survival (finally) Overrides MSM Programing

Saturday Night Sherlock: Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

Today's Saturday Night Sherlock is Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce as Holmes & Watson in the 1943 picture Sherlock Holmes Faces Death I always found this title redundant, when does Sherlock Holmes not face death? You might notice actor Milburn Stone in this movie who toiled unnoticed in B films until 1955 brought him the … Continue reading Saturday Night Sherlock: Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

The Christian Mind Revisited – Part III – 07.23.2015 –

What do we mean when we use the term “Christian Mind?” A sarcastic skeptic might argue that there is no such thing; that the very concept is an oxymoron. This writer would respond to the skeptic by stating that it takes more faith to embrace “unbelief” than it does to grasp some form of “theistic … Continue reading The Christian Mind Revisited – Part III – 07.23.2015 –

Beggars on the streets of Philadelphia

When I was a small child I saw grown men begging on the streets of Columbus, OH, during the Depression. It was a sad sight, even to a little girl like me. I felt sorry for them and sorry that our country had let them down. No-one should have to beg to stay alive. Not … Continue reading Beggars on the streets of Philadelphia

The Christian Mind Revisited – Part II – 07.10.2015 –

Last week I started on a new journalistic series entitled, “The Christian Mind Revisited.” A little more than 50 years ago, a great scholar / theologian by the name of Harry Blamires – a man who was a protege of the great C.S. Lewis – wrote a book by this title. Mr. Blamires demented and … Continue reading The Christian Mind Revisited – Part II – 07.10.2015 –

“The Loss of The Christian Mind” – Revisited –

A little more than 52 years ago a brilliant British theologian by the name of Harry Blamires wrote a classic book entitled, “The Christian Mind: How Should A Christian Think (Servant Books, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1963).” Harry Blamires studied under the great intellectual C.S. Lewis at Oxford University; he has been a prolific writer across … Continue reading “The Loss of The Christian Mind” – Revisited –

The Great Media Gop (and others) SCOTUS Fallacy

Richard Sharpe: Now I know you can fire three rounds a minute, but what I want to know is can you stand? Sharpe' Rifles 1988 What's the use of getting elected or re-elected if you don't stand for something? President Grover Cleveland One of the most common themes I've seen in the past week has … Continue reading The Great Media Gop (and others) SCOTUS Fallacy

“Caitlyn” Jenner Hot Air & Ardra

PICARD: You Recognise the old bag of tricks? What about this one? [snaps fingers Ardra vanishes] Come back, Ardra, if you can. No? Fine, allow me [snaps fingers Ardra returns] ARDRA: Of all the impudence. PICARD: Impudence? [suddenly replaced by an image of a Klingon deity & speaking in its voice] Impudence is pretending to be Fek'lhr … Continue reading “Caitlyn” Jenner Hot Air & Ardra

A Psalm of RS McCain

One more Quick thing about the Stacy McCain piece I linked earlier, this paragraph jumped out at me: Today, I woke up and turned on Fox News and was disturbed to see “Fox and Friends” playing along with Bruce Jenner’s ridiculous farce, and why? Because yesterday, when Neal Cavuto snarked at the new Vanity Fair … Continue reading A Psalm of RS McCain

Robert Stacy McCain asks the obvious question

You know we hear a lot about the world war 2 generation, the generation of my Father & Mother as the "greatest generation".  Although this is a designation that they would not accept (they would likely point to their parents) there is one thing about said designation that begs a question, a question so obvious … Continue reading Robert Stacy McCain asks the obvious question

The Key line from this American Interest Post

Glenn linked to a post at the American interest about the price war in oil & the problem for non-Saudi members of the cartel: The Saudis have the funds to make up for the budget shortfalls cheap oil is foisting upon them, but the rest of OPEC isn’t anywhere near as well prepared. Nigeria, Iran, … Continue reading The Key line from this American Interest Post

WHAT IS TRUE DIVERSITY – PART II – 05.08.2015 –

We, the American public, are often told that our “diversity” is our greatest strength. The Founding Fathers of this great “American Experiment believed in the uniqueness of diversity, but they believed that “diversity” should flow out of the concept of “E Pluribus Unum” (Latin for "Out of many, one”). Last week, I began a series … Continue reading WHAT IS TRUE DIVERSITY – PART II – 05.08.2015 –

A Little Evening Slade

Too many things to annoy in the world, I think my readers need some evening slade: First one of the finest songs you likely have never heard This one was an early hit in England: Most readers will recognize this next one as a hit for Quiet Riot but they likely didn't know Slade recorded … Continue reading A Little Evening Slade