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Tuesday, November 29, 2005

Appeasement: A Sickness of the Soul

The evil spirit of Neville Chamberlain hovers over the liberal-Progressive camp, turning people into jelly fish.  J. B. Williams puts the latest occurrence into perspective.

Monday, November 28, 2005

Liberal/Progressive Economics Pushes Us Off the Cliff

For the first time in our history, we are regularly spending more than we make.  People are not just saving less of their income, they are spending their savings.  This disastrous, hedonistic proclivity was ordained by liberal/Progressivism.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 11/28 at 01:46 AM
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Friday, November 25, 2005

Radicalizing Students: Liberals Poison the Well

Liberalism in our schools is like the AIDS virus.  Having been taught no understanding of the founding principles of our nation, students have no immunity to the falsehoods of secular materialism.  To stretch the metaphor further, liberalism is like arsenic: small doses of it aren’t lethal, but keep ingesting it long enough and you die.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 11/25 at 04:07 AM
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Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Murtha Democrats: Lose the War to Win the Election, Then What?

Democrats (motto: anything to win an election) have no plan to deal with terrorists.  They have to wait until public-opinion pollsters tell them what to do next.

Monday, November 21, 2005

Congressman John Murtha and the Madness of Crowds

Abandoning pretense to principle, Congressman Murtha admits he was merely playing for votes when he called for surrender in the middle of the war on terror.

Friday, November 18, 2005

Reader Challenges Newton’s Fundamental Postulate

Reader Adam Leigland challenges the root postulate of Isaac Newton’s scientific discoveries: his intuition that the laws of science are applicable everywhere in the universe, because the universe is Intelligently Designed by the Mind of God.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 11/18 at 12:08 AM
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Wednesday, November 16, 2005

PBS: Inadvertent Truth From Corrupt Mouths

PBS’s Nova series program, “Isaac Newton’s Dark Secret,” makes the case for Intelligent Design , which doubtless was not intended.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 11/16 at 01:56 AM
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Sunday, November 13, 2005

History Channel Distorts the Crusades

By presenting only part of the background leading to the first Crusade, the History Channel gives us another example of liberal media bias.

Friday, November 11, 2005

Special Prosecutor:  Indict Senator Kerry for Perjury

If Senator Kerry had been under oath when he claimed that Vietnam military personnel routinely mutilated prisoners under orders from their officers, or when he voted for invasion of Iraq and stated that Saddam had WMD, and now when he denies all of the above, he would be doing a long stretch in the Federal slammer for perjury.

Oxymoron: New York Times’s Journalistic Ethics

The Times’s firing reporter Judith Miller demonstrates that the lap dogs of its editorial board heel to the commands of liberal-socialist party propagandists, just as American liberals responded when Stalin jerked their chains in the 1930s.