16 Aug 2018

Two Atheists Walk into a Bar

If there is no God, can there be morality? I’m not asking whether atheists are moral people and do moral things. They do, but by what unimpeachable and ultimate standard? An atheist might say that certain laws are good for the advancement of the species. But let’s not forget that

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15 Aug 2018

Atheists Are ‘Scared’ of Microaggressions

“Meager and deterministic theories that see the universe as sheer matter, ruled by physics and chemistry alone, leave no room for human consciousness and creativity.” — George Gilder, Life After Google (2018). Now it’s atheists who are becoming snowflakes as they face a list of “microaggressions.” Three researchers recently created a

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14 Aug 2018

Sexually Diverse Comic Book Characters as Moral Cultural Wedges

The Season 4 of the TV series Supergirl will debut a trans character who will play Dreamer. “A trans superhero is finally coming to television—and she’s actually being played by a trans actress.” Here’s how one pro-trans site described the upcoming story arc: Our first trans superhero is coming to

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13 Aug 2018

Billboard Bans Bible

“Billboards showing Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest America holding a Bible were removed from a popular outdoor mall in Southern California after numerous complaints.” The billboard was advertising Laurie’s upcoming SoCal Harvest event that draws crowds in the thousands to Angel Stadium August 17-19. This Christian ministry event has been held for

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12 Aug 2018

Mother Orca Whale Can Teach Abortionists a Lesson

The story of a mother Orca whale has captured the hearts of millions of people. “People around the world were moved by the plight of the southern residents as Tahlequah carried her dead baby, a female, day after day.” Thirty minutes after the female Orca whale gave birth, her calf died. Tahlequah, as

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10 Aug 2018

The Either/Or Healthcare Fallacy

Either the government must provide healthcare coverage for everyone or millions of people will die. This is called the either/or, fallacy dilemma, or bifurcation fallacy. Description: When only two choices are presented yet more exist, or a spectrum of possible choices exists between two extremes.  False dilemmas are usually characterized by

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09 Aug 2018

Leftists Admit They Want to Abolish the Constitution

An op-ed piece in the New York Times by Meagan Day and Bhaskar Sunkara states, “The Byzantine Constitution that [James Madison] helped create serves as the foundation for a system of government that rules over people, rather than an evolving tool for popular self-government.” They go on to write, “As

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08 Aug 2018

‘They Came for Alex Jones, And I Did Not Speak Out Because I did Not Like Alex Jones’

“We know that no one ever seizes power with the intention of relinquishing it.” — George Orwell, 1984. Civil discourse is nearly dead in the United States. Men and women are being verbally attacked in restaurants, movie theaters, and elsewhere. Maxine Waters, a United States Congresswoman has been telling her supporters

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07 Aug 2018

‘Murder Capital of USA’ In Search of “Values”

Chicago is a perpetual crime scene. There are more Americans killed in the city of Chicago than are killed in Iraq and Afghanistan combined. Liberals blame it on guns. The thing of it is, a hundred million or more people have guns and the vast majority of them don’t shoot

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06 Aug 2018

How Many Rights Found in the First Amendment Do You Know?

We’re in trouble. It’s hard to defend your rights if you don’t know what they are. The annual survey from the Freedom Forum Institute found that 23 percent of Americans believe the First Amendment “goes too far” but 74 percent of Americans disagreed  — yet 40 percent could not name even one

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05 Aug 2018

Did This Famous Atheist Do Anything That is Morally Wrong?

Lawrence Krauss is a world-renowned theoretical physicist. He led Arizona State University’s Origins Project for nearly a decade. Because of allegations inappropriate comments and behavior from multiple women, he will no longer head up the initiative any longer. Krauss has denied the allegations. The BuzzFeed News story detailed an account

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03 Aug 2018

“It’s All a Matter of Interpretation” or “That’s Just Your Interpretation.”

If you’ve ever gotten into a debate with someone and you quote a source to support your claim, you will often hear, “Well, that’s just your interpretation,” even though the point you’re making is there in black on white. It’s frustrating. I know, because I do it for a living.

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02 Aug 2018

Women of ‘The View’ Argue for Abortion Like Slave Owners Argued for Slavery

The women of The View discussed abortion. It looked like the so-called pro-life Democrat, Sunny Hostin, might actually take an anti-abortion position. While claiming that Democrats should take the moral high ground against Republicans because “the most important things to [Jesus] were justice and mercy, so real biblical sort of

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01 Aug 2018

Should We Rally Around ‘No Taxation Without Representation’?

Some years ago, several people in comments to my article “Liberal Compares Obama’s Push for Tax Hikes to Lincoln Wanting to End Slavery,” used the phrase ‘No Taxation without Representation’ in reaction to where our nation is headed. It’s not a good response to our current situation. Right now, there

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31 Jul 2018

What the Media Don’t Understand About the First Amendment

The media’s reporting on Trump is more than 90 percent negative. This doesn’t mean that it’s all wrong.

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30 Jul 2018

Can Democracy Become Tyrannical?

We have flunked our own history. We have naively assumed that almost any nation can establish a viable democracy by simply setting up some ballot boxes out in the villages and having free elections. As a people, we know so little history that we have not perceived that the American

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29 Jul 2018

The Millennial Dictionary: “Helping People is Socialism.”

Definitions matter. For the record, Merriam-Webster defines socialism as “any of various economic and political theories advocating collective or governmental ownership and administration of the means of production and distribution of goods.” Simply, socialism is taking money and property from some people so it can be given to make everyone more

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27 Jul 2018

Muslim Congressman Keith Ellison Demands Amazon Stop Selling Books the SPLC Dislikes

Democrat Congressman and Muslim Brotherhood-linked Keith Ellison took an oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States. It’s rare that you can find a member of Congress that abides by that oath, but Ellison has taken his disloyalty to his oath to a new level. Ellison, who is “the

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