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A GREAT COMMENT!

Every now and then I get a comment I want to make certain my readers notice, and here is a good one. In the following,  Keith DeHavelle levels a broadside in support of a Convention of the States. You asked for … Continue reading

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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MORALITY AND THE LAW — PART 1

  What Does I Mean To Live In A Secularized State? After I posted A CONSEQUENCE OF PERVERTED LEADERSHIP (a post on the legalization of same-sex “marriage”), scout defended the legalization of same-sex “marriage.”  Part of his argument involves the following idea. I advocate trusting … Continue reading

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PERSEVERING FOR THE BEST IDEAS

It has become one of my favorite quotes, but that is not because it is easy. Be egalitarian regarding persons. Be elitist regarding ideas. – Peter Kreeft of Boston College (from here) The statement is simple, but the implementation is not. … Continue reading

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A CONSEQUENCE OF PERVERTED LEADERSHIP

Delegate Bob Marshall sent out email today. He announced an Op-Ed posted in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on Friday, July 4, 2014.  Of course, that was a holiday, and almost nobody read the newspaper that day. I wonder if the paper decided to bury … Continue reading

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WHAT IS HUMOROUS ABOUT INDEPENDENCE DAY IN THE YEAR 2014?

Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu had a sense of humor.  Therefore, when he wrote The Spirit of laws, a very serious work, he still gave us the opportunity to laugh at ourselves. 2. Different Significations of the word Liberty. There is no word … Continue reading

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