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Entries from January 25th, 2013

Towards an Unfrozen Politics

January 25th, 2013 by Jim May · 7 Comments · Uncategorized

“How should men best live together?” — Aristotle, The Politics This is the basic question that Aristotle took to be the beginning of politics, the first and basic question which gives rise to the field.  Until recently, I thought so as well — until I realized the error involved.  There is another question that comes […]

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The Dunces Who Would Control Us

January 3rd, 2013 by Inspector · Comments Off on The Dunces Who Would Control Us · Uncategorized

Before the blood had even dried from the Sandy Hook mass murder, the control-freaks in the media and Washington were already screeching for new laws to infringe and destroy our right to keep and bear arms, and with it, our right to self defense. Others have already detailed the ways in which their proposed laws are […]

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Phony Self Esteem

January 1st, 2013 by Mike N · 7 Comments · Education, Uncategorized

The Dec 28th 2012 Detroit News carried two opeds on gun control, one by Charles Krauthammer and one by Clarence Page. While Mr. Page blames the NRA and Mr. Krauthammer blames Hollywood, neither gentlemen focus on a mindless injustice that certainly contributed to such horrific events as Sandy Hook. I’m talking about the absurd practice […]

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Happy New Year

January 1st, 2013 by Myrhaf · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

Well, my kitchen is clean, which means I’m avoiding novel writing. (I have only one resolution this year: at least 1,000 words a day, which is 4 pp.) Let me put it off a little longer by writing my first blog post of 2013. I just read Obama’s election night speech because a recent PJTV […]

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