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Book Review: That Incredible Christian

That Incredible Christian, by A.W. Tozer I feel, after having read this short but very worthwhile book, that this book somehow has the wrong title.  Although the author has a lot of very pointed things to say about what makes … Continue reading

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Fauxcahontas Strikes Back

Like many Americans whose political views tend to the right of center, I have long enjoyed mercilessly mocking the claims of one Massachusetts senator to claim legitimacy with regards to our nation’s troubled identity politics by pointing to her Cherokee … Continue reading

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Book Review: Suriname In Pictures

Suriname In Pictures, by Tom Streissguth I must admit, this book is a part of a series that I have never read before and likely would not have read except the fact that my library system has a book about … Continue reading

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Book Review: Suriname

Suriname (Enchantment Of The World), by Carolyn S. Lieberg When I plan to visit a country, especially a country I do not happen to know well, I do my best to read up on that country as much as possible.  … Continue reading

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Eden Redux, Or, The Endless Return Of The Tragedy Of The Commons

One of the more intriguing aspects of life is that there are many situations where we see the same old problems over and over again in new forms.  The contemporary fear of missing out and the environmental concern over the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Defeating Darwinism By Opening Minds

Defeating Darwinism By Opening Minds, by Philip Johnson This exceedingly short book comes in at just over 100 pages and it is a straightforward one.  This is not a book written with a difficult argument that is hard to follow, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Writing The Record

Writing The Record:  The Village Voice And The Birth Of Rock Criticism, by Devon Powers Reading this book was a very ambivalent experience for me, because it found me once again in a place where I found much to appreciate … Continue reading

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We Regret To Inform You That There Is Not Enough Room On The Lifeboat

There are times when seemingly unrelated news stories end up having surprising relevance with each other, and which prompts me to reflect with considerable concern on the repercussions of these convergences on my own life and on the well-being of … Continue reading

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Censoriously Yours

Yesterday in my e-mail, I received a notice from PragerU that they were suing Google, the owner of YouTube, over the way that their videos have been treated.  According to their statement, more than 40 videos had been flagged as … Continue reading

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Book Review: God’s Plan For Your Future

God’s Plan For Your Future:  The Purpose, History, And Destiny Of Humanity As Revealed In Scripture, by David Charles Cole [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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