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November 05, 2008

The World Has Not Come to an End

I will admit to being a little depressed this morning... But, I hope that disappointed conservatives, especially Christian conservatives, do not offer the impression that our hope is dashed. It is not, for at least two reasons.


November 04, 2008

Ten Reasons Not to Vote Today

"Everyone should vote," or so they say. I disagree. Here are ten reasons why you should not vote today.


October 13, 2008

Resurrection Today

Mike Adams, professor at UNC-Wilmington and Town Hall columnist, had a terrific entry today: "Growing Out of Atheism." Mike, who joined us at one of our Colorado Sessions this summer is sharp and quick-witted, and engaged in the battle of ideas on the campus where he teaches.


September 29, 2008

More and More Evidence of Perpetual Adolescence

I just completed two books that had been on my list for a while: Dianna West's "The Death of the Grown-up: How America's Arrested Development Is Bringing Down Western Civilization" (thanks to Jeff Myers for the recommendation) and George Weigel's Faith, Reason, and the War Against Jihadism: A Call to Action (thanks to Hugh Hewitt and Kevin Bywater).


June 19, 2008

‘As Long As It Doesn’t Hurt Anyone Else’

Two brilliant examples today of why silly phrases such as "Everyone can choose their own morality/religion/worldview, as long as it doesn't hurt someone else" fail what I called in my book "The Test of the Real World." Some ideas sound great when you hear them, or look fine on paper, until they meet the real world of the human predicament.