Category Archives: religion

All in the Eye of the Beholder

Recently I have had several young people (younger than I, anyway, which most people are these days) express to me their dissatisfaction with the way that Christmas has been “commercialized”.  I keep forgetting to ask them how they would propose … Continue reading

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Service, not Achievement

During my tenure in the U.S. military, I developed a distaste for the profligate employment of acronyms (second only on my “grump-about” list to the unfortunate tendencies of otherwise attractive young women to enunciate in the flat, nasal, honking tones that … Continue reading

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As the Wheel Turns

There are certain common threads discernible in the history of mankind and unfortunately many of them seem to lie in the area of human fallibility.  Such seemingly ingrained traits such as lust for power, cruelty, brutality and lack of social … Continue reading

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“Home-grown Terrorism”?

Not exactly. As with so many of the “narratives” beloved by the Progressive-style socialist governments of today, this appellation is meant to obfuscate the actual threat or issue that said power structures have failed to successfully address. Just for example, … Continue reading

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