Tower of Babble

Grenfell Tower, London, UK

Conservative MP Daniel Hannan has some bracing and true words about the recent tragedy — the Grenfell Tower fire this past week. As in the UK so in the States when it comes to exploitation and manipulation of the victims, public, and their emotions. From CapX:

Do you remember the […]

Faith Blooming In The Desert

Two young Iranian women who converted to Christianity and were jailed for evangelizing for Christ

We’ve all heard the horrible stories of Christians being oppressed and murdered by ISIS and other Muslim regimes in the Middle East. But there’s something else going on over there that the media is not covering. The spiritual […]

We Can't Stop What We Refuse To See

There have been many awful responses by left-wing imbeciles to the recent string of terrorist attacks in England, mostly about how the real enemy is “Islamophobia” and how we can totally fight terrorism with the power of hugs and rainbows, but this asinine tweet by Bette Midler in response to the London Bridge attack has […]

Friday Open Thread 

Bernini’s “The Rape of Persephone”

Albert Does Dusseldorf

Speaking of the coarsening of discourse on television…

One of the Little Fireflies mentioned there was a new series starting on the National Geographic channel, “Genius” and asked if I would DVR it so we could watch it. I did a little research. I’ve read a few biographies of Albert Einstein so I thought […]

The Lord, Star-Lord and Secular Snowflakes

So actor Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World) got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last week. Which seems premature to me, considering that he’s only been famous for like 3 years, but whatever. He left the following post on his Facebook page about it:

Classy, right? He quotes the […]

R.I.P. Happy Warrior

Five years ago today we lost the great Andrew Breitbart, one of conservatism’s bravest and strongest warriors. His loss is felt by the conservative movement every day, but we continue to be spurned on by his example to be fearless and always “walk towards the fire.” While he was no fan of Donald Trump […]

R.I.P. Hans Rosling

Renowned Swedish doctor and statistician Hans Rosling has passed away from pancreatic cancer at 68. Rosling dedicated his life to promoting a more positive, hopeful and realistic view of the world than most people see. He spent decades arguing against harmful theories like the overpopulation myth and central planning, and later became well-known for […]

From The Trailer Park - The Lost City of Z

British adventurer Col. Percival Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam, Pacific Rim) leads an expedition into the Amazon jungle on an obsessive quest to find a lost city. Based on a true story.

Also stars Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Angus MacFadyen. Directed by James Gray (The Immigrant).

If A Religious Genocide Doesn't Fit The Narrative, Did It Really Happen?

A new report shows that, for the umpteenth year in a row, Christians were the most persecuted religious group of the past year. And how:

In all of 2016, nearly 90,000 Christians were martyred around the world, according to a new study by an Italian research group.

According to the Center for Studies on […]