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Thoughts On The Evangelical Kerfuffle
If what we are being told by certain evangelical leaders is true, that the color of a person's skin determines how he thinks about himself and others, then reading the bible is a
One Dad Who Isn't Going To Take It Anymore
You Have to Read This LetterA New York father pulls his daughter out of Brearley with a message to the whole school. Is the dam starting to break?Common Sense with Bari WeissBari
If you don't read anything else today...
Culture this. Seriously. I Refuse to Stand By While My Students Are IndoctrinatedChildren are afraid to challenge the repressive ideology that rules our school. That’s why I am.Common Sense with Bari
This Made Me Laugh
H/T to Glenn Reynolds.
Quintessentially American
The very first self-driving robot that has received regulatory approval is for...delivering pizzas. Is anybody actually surprised? I mean, priorities. Nuro’s self-driving robot will deliver Domino’s pizza orders to customers
On Wokeness and Faux Virtue
The story of this era is how evil and tyranny arose from relentless, pitiless virtue. It's a remake of a far older story. Some tale about devils arising from angels drunk with the
Prince Philip Has Died
At the ripe old age of 99. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, dead at 99Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, has died,
On A College Education
Would you rather have a Princeton diploma without a Princeton education, or a Princeton education without a Princeton diploma? If you pause to answer, you must thing signaling is pretty important. - economist
Things Are Often More Complicated Than They First Appeared
Chauvin Trial Day 8 Wrap-Up: “I Ate Too Many Drugs” Video May Be Game-ChangerOnce again the defense weaponizes prosecution ‘expert’ witnesses against the prosecution case.Le·gal In·sur·rec·tionlaw-of-self-defense
Run, don't walk...
Faith get ahold of Carl Trueman's latest book. Don't let the overly wordy title dissuade you. The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to Sexual
The Limits of Anti-anti-Asianism
The political left is against anti-Asian discrimination but only as long as the prohibition on discrimination doesn't include college admissions. Just sayin'.
Maybe That's Because We Have A Dual Justice System
Disparate treatment in two fund-raising fraud cases renews debate over dual Justice systemNigerian Clinton foundation donor gets deferred prosecution deal, Trump inauguration donor gets 12 years in prison in eerily similar cases.Just
Humility Is Endless
“Do not let me hear Of the wisdom of old men, but rather of their folly, Their fear of fear and frenzy, their fear of possession, Of belonging to another, or to others,
Yes But Was His Military Transgender Awareness Training Up To Date?
Maryland shooting: Suspect was US Navy corpsman and is dead, 2 others critically injured, officials sayAn active shooter emergency at a Maryland Business park nearby Fort Detrick Tuesday morning left two men critically