Tuesday Open Thread

Last night I gave a speech at our leadership institute entitled “Civility in Uncivil Times” the gist of which is that we are not necessarily more uncivil than other times in our past (as the above cartoon printed by Andrew Jackson supporters in 1828 attests — ditto JQA’s followers hounding Mrs. Jackson to her […]

Random Thoughts On Last Night's Elections

*Well, there’s no other way to put it: last night was a bad night for Republicans, and hopefully this will be a wake-up call for the GOP that they really need to get it in gear and start getting things done, especially given how badly the party in power tends to do in midterm […]

Gun Control? People Control

The Tower of Babel, Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Doug Wilson nails the heart of the gun control debate over at Blog and Mablog.

To take one pertinent example, the communists, in the course of their vile career, murdered approximately 100 million people. Whenever unbelieving man builds a Tower of Babel, it is so that […]

Saturday Open Thread

Thursday Open Thread

This nation is not racist or antifa idiots… most everyone in the country gets along most of the time… and especially when it counts the most.

Ode To The New Brownshirts

YouTuber Chris Ray Gun perfectly sums up violent leftists and their “punch a Nazi” obsession with this video, part of his Social Justice: The Musical series. Enjoy:

You can see the other videos in the series (which are all worth checking out) here.

Wednesday Open Thread

When Did you First See the Matrix?

Ace had an interesting question for his readers that could be fun to duplicate here:

When did you begin to suspect that the people in charge of the government and the media were dumb, ignorant, and sometimes actually deranged, and what confirmed it for you? What were your feelings about this? That is, was […]

Sunday Open Thread 

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.”

Supporting free speech is not being neutral and does not […]

Excellent, or Bogus Adventure?

I can’t figure this out.

Like all humans, I have no special insight into the future, but, like most humans, I try to discern patterns from evidence in front of me. But the current state of affairs? I can’t even guess something as basic as; “is the overall direction positive or negative?”

Trump seems […]