October 2017

Taking a Knee: A Combat Veteran’s Perspective

Paul Derengowski, ThM Last night I received an email, CC’d to a whole group of individuals, from a military veteran, as he attempted to defend all of the professional athletes these days taking a knee during the playing of the National Anthem prior to their games. His whole argument centered…



“Family Friendly” Halloween

Halloween: That time of the year when the dead supposedly wander the earth more freely, the pagans get all giddy about being one with mother nature (again), and Christians throw the Bible to the wind and join in on all the revelry. This year, though, a phrase caught my eye,…


Gurriel, Darvish, and the PC Inclusivists

Last night at the World Series, Houston Astros first baseman Yuri Gurriel hit a homerun off of L.A. Dodgers pitcher, Yu Darvish. You might be saying, “Okay. So what?” Well, Gurriel decided to poke a little fun at Darvish—after rounding the bases and making it back to the dugout—as well…


“Me Too!” and the Way of the World

It is now in vogue these days for everyone it seems, at least in Hollywood, to be shouting “Me too!” while claiming to have been victims of sexual harassment or sexual assault. The most recent “Me too!” anthem started with a Tweet by left wing nutcase, Alyssa Milano. Alyssa actually…