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Louisiana Legislature Screws Up On ‘State Book’

A legislative committee has moved a bill that would name the Bible …

Posted April 11th, 2014

How Is This Candidate Not A Southerner?

That’s an ad out by Bob Quast, an Independent candidate for US …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Rand Paul: Cheney Pushed War For Halliburton

Dick Cheney has been laying into Rand Paul lately over his supposed …

Posted April 8th, 2014

Vance McCallister, Homewrecker

The old friend and financial backer cuckolded by sleazy US Rep. Vance …

Posted April 8th, 2014

My Conservative Christian Congressman’s Adulterous Kiss

See that commercial? That’s a campaign ad from last fall for the …

Posted April 7th, 2014

EWE: Gift Of The Political Gods

I, for one, am about to wet my pants with glee over …

Posted March 18th, 2014

Gotta Serve Somebody, Millennials

Ross Douthat really does routinely show how thoughtful, and thought-provoking, a conservative …

Posted March 16th, 2014

James Bratt On Abraham Kuyper

Here’s a nice little coincidence. This morning, driving back from Baton Rouge, …

Posted March 12th, 2014

Reaching The American Liberal Utopia

A friend on the left sent this critique of the contemporary left …

Posted March 12th, 2014

Christianity, Capitalism, & Chinatown

Politico reports that the business community leaned very, very hard on Arizona …

Posted February 28th, 2014

Must Populists Really Be Flawless?

Whether Occupy or Tea Party, rebels from below have to be credible.

Posted February 25th, 2014

Sex And The Last Freedom

Blue Kennel, riffing off Aldous Huxley and James “Pink Police State” Poulos, …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Among The Paleoreactionaries

There’s a guy in our town who puts the above sign in …

Posted February 19th, 2014

The ‘Wired Man’s Burden’ Of The Neoreactionaries

J. Arthur Bloom takes the measure of the Neoreactionaries. Excerpt: One of …

Posted February 18th, 2014

The ‘Conservative’ David Foster Wallace?

James Santel writes of novelist David Foster Wallace: Wallace’s writing did indeed …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Hypocrisy Is A Sin Too

In her piece on the progressive “Moral Mondays” protests in North Carolina, …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Gay Rights As Anti-Communism

R.R. Reno makes an acute observation about sexual politics and the contemporary …

Posted February 10th, 2014