Here’s why Ted Cruz would make a better President than Donald Trump

A female millennial friend of the Mrs. ask me why I support Ted Cruz. I answered, “Well, Ted Cruz believes in America, he is devoted to the Constitution and …,” that’s as far as I got before I was hit … Continue reading

Lindsey Gramnesty no longer wants to kill Ted Cruz on the Senate floor

Instead of killing Ted Cruz Lindsey Gramnesty Graham tells F. Chuck Todd on Meet the Depressed that he’s now supporting Ted Cruz as the only viable alternative to Donald Drumpf. The video below is interesting in any number of ways, … Continue reading

Ben Sasse explains how to make America great again

If you suffered through the video of Hillary Clinton’s nonstop lying, this one of Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse being interviewed by Genevieve Wood of the Heritage Foundation will be refreshing. After I watched I wished that Thomas Sowell would write … Continue reading

California, Land of Poverty

David Grusky, a sociology professor who serves as the director of Stanford’s Center on Poverty and Inequality, commenting on a 2013 research paper put out by Stanford in 2013: The research helps to establish that California, often thought of as … Continue reading

Carly Fiorina wows audience at Red State Gathering

I love her definition of conservatism and her comparison of conservatism to Democrats’ so-called “progressivism.” It starts at about the 2:30 mark. … Continue reading

Harry Jaffa, R.I.P.

Harry Jaffa, 1918-2015, died last Saturday at the age of 96.  It’s sad that he died and it’s a blessing to all that he lived so long.  His great book, The Crisis of the House Divided, remains the best book … Continue reading

Millennial’s crazy belief system

If the polls are correct, the so-called “millennials”, those born from about 1984-1996, currently in the 18-30 age group, hold beliefs about politics and government so hopelessly inconsistent you’d have to wonder what they’ve been smoking.  A clear majority of … Continue reading

Free Will and Human Dignity — A Love Story

How does Classical Liberalism differ from present-day “liberalism?” Conservatism? … Continue reading

Alpha Conservatism vs. Beta Liberalism

Has America trended toward becoming a Meathead nation? If so, it’s time to change course. See the post immediately below for an account of how some real alpha males showed their stuff. … Continue reading

Reconciling Conservatism and Libertarianism

Conservatives and libertarians should be natural allies but often find themselves at odds with each other.  While agreeing on most liberty issues, small government, low taxes, etc. they clash on moral issues.  Libertarians often seem to be left-wing libertarian, not … Continue reading