The Compassionate Liberal
Just the other day, I ran across a story that is still giving me shudders and tears, not to mention anger. In Ohio, police investigated an anonymous tip concerning child abuse. They found a 6 week old infant girl, neglected in a filthy crib, with the toes of one foot completely missing. Her toes had been gnawed off by rats. No doubt her cries of loneliness, | Read More »
Sympathy for the Devil or Communists, whichever Comes First
If you live in or around liberal areas, then you no doubt have run into the communist chic. These are the folks sporting Che Guevara shirts or hammer & sickle patches, emblems, buttons, etc. A couple of years back, the North Face company even featured a special line of hammer and sickle clothing . . . no better proof that a fool and his money | Read More »
Commonalities, Connections, and What Lies Beneath . . .
To get at the heart of the matter . . . To distill a solution down to its essence . . . These phrases describe an inherent human proclivity. We are built to look for patterns and because we are so good at it, planes fly, cars go vroom, and computers work. Patterns and causation and correlation are much appreciated in the physical sciences and | Read More »