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We Must Have Better Solutions Than Lockdowns

I am old enough to remember the catch phrase, “15 days to flatten the curve.” At the onset of the original coronavirus outbreak in America, political leaders and health experts were telling the Am …

It’s Become An Act of Courage to Stand for the American Flag

I had to laugh a bit when I saw sports commentator Colin Cowherd’s response to activist Charlie Kirk’s declaration that he was boycotting the NBA over their coordinated anthem-kneeling political t …

I Still Don’t See How Biden Pulls This Off

So, two weeks ago, the polls looked horrible for Donald Trump to the point where all the smart money was saying he had thrown in the towel. Now, at least Rasmussen, which liberals will always dismiss …

Wokes and Racists Become BFFs

It will forever be one of those moments etched in my memory. Sitting at a church leadership meeting and explaining to some of the elders from the generation before my own that their desire to treat pe …

The Rule of Law Matters, Even When it Comes to Masks

I get that everyone, including journalists, is entitled to moments of snark. Still, that doesn’t mean we can’t wish they would choose to be better, particularly on matters of importance. Last week …

If We Want to Avoid a Police State, Let’s Stop Equating Antifa and the Tea Party

It’s not difficult to say that the story of unbadged federal officers in unmarked vans rolling up on, and detaining citizens engaged in protest is not encouraging. For those of us who believe in fre …

Hate Won’t Solve Hate, Inequality Won’t Solve Inequality

There have been plenty of times in the course of my life I’ve found myself bouncing back and forth on whether I’m embarrassed to tell people I’ve always been a Charles Barkley fan. Back in his p …

Schools Must Reopen, So Let’s Be Smart

The hardest thing riding the wave of misinformation and partial information flowing through mainstream and social media during the COVID pandemic has been figuring out who to trust. Particularly as th …

Make Your Child Spend 10 Minutes Watching This

Several years ago I was approached in the grocery store by a gentleman from our community that I knew through acquaintance. He had learned that I was the new government teacher at our local high schoo …

CNN’s Tapper Unloads on Andrew Cuomo, Calls for an End to the Insane Victory Lap

Shortly after the 2016 election, when I had a little more time on my hands than I do presently, I started listening to Ben Shapiro’s podcast. At that point in time, based on his rocket-powered rise …

A Few Serious Questions About Mask Mandates

I guess it shouldn’t be a surprise that in a year like 2020 something as benign as donning a cloth mask has become the cultural equivalent of the Battle of the Bulge, but nonetheless here we are. As …

George Conway Humiliates His Wife for Attention…Why Is Anyone Okay With That?

There are many things that I don’t pretend to understand about the media narrative. But one of the things that will always confuse me is why those who script it are so unwilling to apply even the th …

Here’s Why the NBA’s Social Justice League is Such a Bad Idea

Every so often, even though I know better, I flip over while driving and scan my favorite sports talk radio stations. Unfortunately, ESPN radio has become insufferable just like the rest of the networ …

Splash Mountain

I Despise PC Culture, but am Good with Disney’s Splash Mountain Decision

I had just logged on to check my Twitter feed when Disney Parks issued their now widely-panned announcement on social media that they would be changing one of their classic attractions in no small par …

A Reasonable Take on Confederate Flags, Monuments, and Statues

A former student of mine sent me a viral Facebook post recently that sought to answer much about the current debate over Confederate statues, monuments, and the short-lived country’s flag. The perso …

Get Ready: No Matter the Outcome, the Election is Going to Make Everything Worse

I know it’s very fashionable right now to write President Trump’s re-election epitaph. He’s underwater nationwide, he is trailing in Texas and neck-and-neck in Georgia, he’s alienated key voti …

Twitter is Destroying Sports, and Society Isn’t That Far Off

A decade ago I remember writing a column calling out sports journalist Jason Whitlock for what I thought was a silly, race-baiting piece he wrote about NFL players Peyton Manning and Tracy Porter. Sin …

The Changing Rules on Racism Make Listening and Responding Difficult

I will never forget the dumbfounded looks from the other men in the room with me. Following the recent death of George Floyd and the resulting protests and riots, our church leadership met to discuss …

Are Evangelicals Realizing the Trump Bargain Wasn’t Worth It?

With Senator Josh Hawley (rightly) declaring the conservative legal movement over by virtue of last week’s disastrous ruling on the future of religious liberty, I’m left curious whether that reali …

Biden Thought Juneteenth Was About a Massacre in Tulsa, and the Media Yawned

On the heels of its controversial demonetizing of conservative blog ZeroHedge, and their threat to do the same to the mainstream conservative site The Federalist, all due to supposed problems in the c …

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