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Eva Longoria said it so it must be true.

May 30, 2012 by

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{ I get paid to lie down on the job.  Smart, right?} Once again, the entertainment obsessed population of the US wants something – or more accurately, many things – that cannot reasonably be had, seeing as how having them breaks laws and breaks the bank.   Parts of this list have been packaged under the heading […]

Self-Examination

May 29, 2012 by

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All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the LORD weighs the spirit. Proverbs 16:2 ESV I like this Bible verse because it expresses well the importance of self-examination. Far too many of us aren’t examining ourselves deeply or often enough. One of the things that blogging, the Internet in […]

Sunday/Memorial Day open thread…

May 27, 2012 by

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Have a great holiday, for those of you who celebrate Memorial Day. May God keep unto Him those who died in service of our country. They hover as a cloud of witnesses above this nation. -Henry Ward Beecher   Everybody else, have a great regular old weekend.

Why Catholics are Right

May 25, 2012 by

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Why Catholics are Right, by Michael Coren, is a tour de force of Catholic apologia. I read — no, devoured —  it following a reader’s recommendation and I now heartily recommend it to anyone wanting to know more about Catholic beliefs and history. This book was so engaging, informative, and uplifting that I can’t praise […]

We’re Not Sexist

May 24, 2012 by

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Over in this part of the ‘net *we’re dubbed “The Sexists.” As “The Sexists,” we talk about counter-cultural topics such as the encouragement of homemaking, young marriage for women, respecting and expecting male dominance, the denigration of fatherhood in our society, just to list a few. The discussion of these topics don’t make us “The […]

My Growing Problem With Conservatism

May 23, 2012 by

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Is that all too often, the principles get lost because at the core, the belief systems are the same as liberalism. It’s liberalism lite. The only difference is the wrapping. The contents are the same once you peel back the layers: materialism, feminism, secularism. I was reminded of this as I read the coverage of […]

Europe is now officially preparing for a Grexit

May 23, 2012 by

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