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Thursday, January 31, 2008

Juvenocracy and the Decline of the Family

Emphasis on the baby part of the Baby-Boomer college anarchists has given us a self-centered and infantile nation that has fallen into social and political disrepair.  The only question is how far down the road to hell we have fallen, and whether we can regain solid ground.

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

The Fed Ignores Inflation at its Peril

Despite Chairman Bernanke’s optimism, inflation is not under control.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 01/30 at 12:36 AM
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Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Russia: What Happens When Oil Prices Drop Again?

Liberals think that greedy oil companies control oil and gasoline prices.  Unfortunately for Russia, that’s fiction.

Monday, January 28, 2008

Strength and Serenity in a Troubled World

Marie Jon’ reminds us that, in addition to stopping Islamic terrorism militarily, we should pray that God will soften the hearts of the Muslim world and turn them away from violent jihad towards peaceful coexistence.

Using Federal Troops Within the United States

A little known survival of British common law is the source of authority for Presidents’ deploying military troops to maintain domestic law and order.

Bono and Bill

Well-intentioned, but ignorant campaigns by Bono at the G8 conference in the UK and, more recently, Bill Gates at Davos.

Sunday, January 27, 2008

How to Treat Addiction

We must make choices: larger and more frequent doses of self-indulgent hedonism, or struggling back into the real world.

Jan Paul Burr alerted me to this excellent article recapping the economic, political, and moral malady besetting our nation:

Letting Go of Our Defenses by J. R. Nyquist.

What Is Worship?

True worship is in every individual’s heart and soul.

Disturbing Prospects for Our Future

The United States already is being out-musseled in strategic parts of the world by China and the European Union, the two main challengers to America’s superpower status.

Saturday, January 26, 2008

What Happens When Liberals Raise Taxes

The creator of the Laffer Curve explains.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 01/26 at 01:52 AM
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