What The Pennsylvania Church Scandal Means To This Catholic

St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans (Photo credit: Joe Cunningham, RedState) I was born and raised in the Catholic Church. I have not always been the most faithful, mind you, but I’ve tried. If nothing else, I do what I can to set a good example for my daughters. It seems like my whole life […]

No Dr. Death In Australia…For Now

    If you’ve dreamed of shipping off to Australia, hunting some crocodiles, throwing a few sticks for a dingo, boxing with a kangaroo, wrangling a few snakes, chomping on a vegemite sandwich (like the song says), putting a shrimp on the barbie, and then getting someone to kill you, you’re not super considerate — […]

The Kids Love Socialism, They Just Don’t Know What It Is

A young writer named Brad Polumbo, current college student and contributor at Red Alert Politics, has a great piece up at the Washington Examiner deconstructing the love of socialism by his contemporaries, an affection he says complicated by the fact that “most young people who support socialism on the surface can’t even define the word […]

What Medicare for All really means

========= ========= Promoted from the diaries by streiff. Promotion does not imply endorsement. ========= ========= Medicare for all…the left makes it sound so simple.  I mean, the program is already in place, we just have to expand enrollment to everyone, and POOF, problem solved, right?? What could be simpler? Well, as it turns out, just […]

Happy National Airborne Day

Screengrab from https://twitter.com/82ndABNDiv/status/1030141313990189056   Today is National Airborne Day. Thank a Paratrooper. Today is #NationalAirborneDay, which honors #USArmy Airborne Soldiers around the world. August 16, 1940, marked the date of the first official Army parachute jump at @FortBenning. pic.twitter.com/4vmmqMcibq — U.S. Army (@USArmy) August 16, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Today is National Airborne Day! August 16 marks […]