The Myth of Muslim Radicalization

Islam-will-dominate After some of its quarter of a million Muslims headed to join ISIS, Quebec decided the answer was a $2 million anti-radicalization center headed by a specialist in cultural sensitivity. But if you're about to be beheaded by a masked ISIS Jihadist, a specialist in cultural sensitivity isn't going to help you much. Western governments […]

War between Islamic State and Taliban: ISIS is Winning

isis vs taliban Some western media says that the Taliban declared war on ISIS, after the Afghan Taliban, fearing ISIS popularity, had branded ISIS's self-declared caliphate as "illegitimate" and refused to declare allegiance to its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Fact is, it was ISIS that declared war on the Taliban and is expanding into Afghanistan and Pakistan in lightning […]

Someday, Your Car Might Kill You to Save Others

Christine-car Someday, in addition to transporting you all over town without much input from you, your car may decide if you should live or die. We aren't talking murderous, Stephen King novel-style cars like Christine. We are talking self-driving cars, and concerns that they could be programmed to kill you if necessary. The cars can assess […]

Greece is the Word (That Nobody Wants to Hear)

fbc There are two topics that we write on fairly regularly here that routinely cause site traffic and interest to dive. But we keep writing about 'em anyway because they're important. One of those subjects is technology. The other is economics. For various reasons - many of which are rooted in lousy "end times" views that fuel […]

Words Matter

Communism-1024x682-e1389736604144 When we think about the subject of war, what usually comes to mind is the physical battles, the death and destruction wrought on the field of conflict, as well as their aftermath. However, there is a warfare that is just as real, but does not engage in that level of physical violence. As disciples of […]

Rand Paul: “Blow Up the Tax Code and Start All Over”

rand paul tax code On Wednesday the Wall Street Journal featured an op-ed from Presidential candidate Rand Paul (R-KY). The title of the piece was "Blow Up the Tax Code and Start Over," and in it Paul laid out a very good argument for revamping our entire tax code and starting over with a simpler "Fair and Flat Tax." Listen as […]

Only One Opinion Matters

75a36296f50072a92d3b2115c2265511 Every day, media sources report poll results on moral topics such as same-sex "marriage" and abortion, trying to take America's pulse on these issues. The media also frequently cover federal court rulings on abortion or marriage legislation the states have passed. But a judge's ruling should not be deemed valid if the judge's viewpoint contradicts […]

Obamacare Co-Ops Doing a Fukushima

obamacare Obamacare -- the gift everyone pays with very few receiving benefit. For many, it comes as no surprise that 22 Obamacare co-ops are experiencing signs of imminent financial collapse that would leave a million Americans without insurance. According to the Daily Caller, all but one operates is experiencing "accelerated net losses." One co-op failed late […]

The Luckiest Man on Earth

Type 99 assault planes in flight This is a bit of a departure from my usual writings, but with all the deceit, death, and destruction going on, sometimes I get tired of writing about it and I'll bet you get tired of consuming it. I think we get too wrapped up in it all, and for me, every once in a […]