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Thanksgiving? Bah, humbug
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 8:45am | Type: Blog

Instead of using pilgrims or praying hands as symbols of Thanksgiving, perhaps we should just drop the pretense and go with Scrooge. Instead of using pilgrims or praying hands as ...

A Parable for Christmas
Originally Posted: 12/22/2011 - 11:48am | Type: Blog

Sen. Jim DeMint recently released a plan to cut the federal deficit with $4.2 trillion in spending cuts. And guess what he wants to cut? Sen. Jim DeMint recently released a pla ...

Political Meltdown
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

It is very difficult to observe the current political landscape and not conclude that the process has seriously broken down. It is very difficult to observe the current political ...

Disney's A Christmas Carol: A Missed Opportunity
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:19am | Type: Blog

Disney's new high-tech, 3-D animated version of Charles Dicken's <em>A Christmas Carol</em>, already a box office smash well before Thanksgiving, is a film that comes with high expectatio ...