Category Archives: Personal

AK-47 obiter dicta

obiter dicta (Latin, pl.):  in passing + something said; i.e., something said in passing. I defend my home with an AK-47.  You got a better idea? One should never procure an AR-15 when he has the choice of procuring an … Continue reading

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Offensive stuff for Independence Day and week

I just read THIS headline about Nike, Kapernoodle-Kaepernick, and their exploitation of patriotism and history.  Egads, people!  How many more Nike and NFL products must I now personally destroy, desecrate, or otherwise dispatronize (I made up that last word – … Continue reading

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Confessions of St. Augustine – insights

I recently finished reading Confessions of St. Augustine, (Albert Cook Outler, ed.).  Though from the late 4th/early 5th century, St. Augustine provides remarkable insights into the substance of contemporary Christian living.  Here are a few thoughts I gleaned from his … Continue reading

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The Genesis of Knowledge

When Adam gave names to the animals, was he endowed with some type of supernatural, divine ability to know the considerably infinite biological, if not esoteric, complexities of each creature?  Did he fully know the very nature of that which … Continue reading

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Calvinism is the New Circumcision

Calvinism:  The New Circumcision I have convictional reasons to doubt, if not defy, the claims of Calvinists, that is, reformed theology.  My convictions are, as Augustine said in his Confessions, like a strong voice in my inner ear. There is … Continue reading

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20 Takeaways for Men from the Chaos of Choosing a Supreme Court Judge

Don’t drink.  Not a drop.  It will keep you from being accused of inebriated aggressiveness. Don’t party.  This doesn’t mean that you can’t go to gatherings and celebrations (okay, parties) with like-minded people, but that like-mindedness should be in Christ. … Continue reading

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The Liberals’ Cat is Out of the Bag, thanks to Brett Kavanaugh

The appalling, disgusting tactic used by puppeteering liberals recently to humiliate, besmirch, and defame Judge Brett Kavanaugh (you know, President Trump’s outstanding nominee for Supreme Court) gives us a periscopic, if not prophetic, look at a monstrous, sinister scheme that … Continue reading

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Hurricane Florence

I’m watching “live” weather tracking of Hurricane Florence even as I write this.  The way I see it, Flo’s damage and destruction are not going to be from her great winds or ark-inviting rains or lofty surge.  She’ll hit the … Continue reading

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Worry about Roe vs. Wade

It’s officially a big deal:  Another Supreme Court vacancy has jumped into the political scene.  A fairly conservative executive branch will likely appoint a judge who is conservative, a Constitutional originalist, and intelligent. There’s worry, of course.  Of all the … Continue reading

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Firearms: The Big Problem

There is a big problem with firearms in the United Stated of America.  But it’s only a problem for the emotional reactors to gun-related tragedies.  And it’s a problem for liberal, amoral agenda-pushers who, along with the reactors, are clueless … Continue reading

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