Archive for January 1st, 2008

100% Chance of Global Warming Alarm in 2008

Today’s New York Times features a piece by John Tierney predicts you’ll see even more hysterical news reports in 2008 about how global warming is about to burn our planet to a cinder…even as the growing body of science is pointing away from the conclusion that man has anything to do with any warming. Tierney […]

Extensive Interview with Huckabee on Education

CNS News has a lengthy and informative interview with Mike Huckabee about education. Since Huckabee has been endorsed by both the National Education Association (NEA) and many homeschoolers (two groups that are normally like oil and water), exactly where Huckabee comes down on education is particularly interesting. In the interview, Huckabee gives an answer about […]

Hillary Clinton Shows Her Level of Ability to Handle Foreign Affairs & Policy

“Wait…You Mean Hillary Isn’t the Smartest Woman in the World?Posted by Kim PriestapPublished: Jan 1, 08 03:34 PM The press focused a lot on Huckabee for misstating the status of Pakistan’s state of martial law following the assassination of Benazir Bhutto. Twice now, Hillary Clinton made a mistake in an answer to a question about […]

Washington Watch Daily, 1-1-08

Perkins encourages prayer in the upcoming year, especially with an important election before us. Issues like marriage and abortion will be affected. Click here to listen From OnePlace.com

Ministering to Prisoners’ Families

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY – Dr. James Dobson Prison is a lonely life, both for the inmate and the loved ones who have to get along without him or her. It’s a vicious cycle: Absent fathers and mothers create broken homes, and broken homes often lead to even more crime. So how can churches help? […]

Family News in Focus 01-01-08

Highlights: How do Americans interpret the term “family values” … and does it cut any ice with politicians? Advertising on a popular classified website extends way past where Christians want to go There’s a debate in Northern Europe about whether pre-schoolers should become sexually aware while their parents are at the office Click here to […]

Hillary Clinton a Win for All Women?

By Carrie K. Hutchens There is even the “thought” (according to a news title) that if Hillary Clinton wins, it is a win for all women in the world? I have some rich farm land in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, too. Let’s get real. Oh no…a Dr. Phil phrase (nearly) slipped out of […]

Sights and Sounds of the Huckabee Campaign

If elections were about likability, I might be able to get behind Huckabee. He’s shown a great sense of humor before, and does again in this clip when the reporter asks him if he’d rather vote for a dishonest Republican than an honest Democrat (he was probably thinking what I was thinking, that an “honest […]

The Real Palestinian Objective

Have you ever wondered why it seems the Palestinians don’t have the sense to take a deal when it’s offered to them, and have the nation they claim they’ve long wanted? After all, the UN resolution which created Israel in 1947 also created a Palestinian state…which the Palestinians promptly rejected and thus began the 60 […]

Ambassador John Bolton on North Korea

Ambassador John R. Bolton, author of a new book Surrender is Not an Option, spoke at The Heritage Foundation on December 19, 2007 about the problems facing our national security.

Ambassador John Bolton on Law of the Sea Treaty

Ambassador John R. Bolton, author of a new book Surrender is Not an Option, spoke at The Heritage Foundation on December 19, 2007 about the problems facing our national security.

Ambassador John Bolton on How to Fix the UN

Ambassador John R. Bolton, author of a new book Surrender is Not an Option, spoke at The Heritage Foundation on December 19, 2007 about the problems facing our national security.

The Lessons of Margaret Thatcher

The Heritage Foundation has a great piece on Margaret Thatcher, the former British prime minister, and the lessons that can be learned from her. A number of feminists say that women’s political careers have been held back in this country because of sexism, and imply that sexism may hurt Hillary Clinton’s chances for president. This […]

The Animal Passions of Abortion

Prolife Blogs today points to the assertion of Christina Page that Study after study proves that contraceptive use is the only way to prevent abortion; the places on earth contraception is most available are also where abortion is most rare. Most rational people might be tempted to say, “The only way to prevent abortions is…not […]

General Petraeus Briefing

The main challenge for coalition forces in Iraq during 2008 will be to build upon and solidify the gains made in the country’s security over the past year.

We Do Affect Others

From today’s Men of Integrity devotional: Kid after kid was being hauled before a judge in a juvenile court, most from one inner-city neighborhood. Exasperated, he asked one young offender, “Where did you learn to do this stuff?” The adolescent replied, ‘”Rocko taught me.” When the next case came up, the judge asked, “Who taught […]

The Art of Self-Deception

Have you ever wondered how liberals manage to delude themselves with such skill? I have to admit I have. Even in the face of overwhelming evidence, they usually manage to pull a “Gollum,” putting their hands over their ears and chanting, “Not list’nin’, not list’nin’.” But I’ve been reminded of this tendency with fresh evidence […]