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Reise, Reise (2004). The part about "sometimes war" is funny, coming from Germans. Otherwise, it's a good song. Continue reading
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To the Editor: Re “On Civil Rights, No Case Against Officer” (front page, March 5): As an educated black woman, I am appalled at Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. and the Justice Department’s handling of the death of Michael... Continue reading
Posted 38 minutes ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Western elites will hate this. Perhaps it will motivate them to stand up to Muslim terrorists. Then again, perhaps it won't. Western elites love the benefits of Christendom but are unwilling to pay the price for them. Among the benefits,... Continue reading
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After the battle, partisan efforts were made to build the myth that the campaign failed because Custer violated Terry's rigid plan for a simultaneous attack on June 26th by both columns on the village known all along to be precisely... Continue reading
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Run Ben Run! Continue reading
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Approaching Mount Rushmore. Click to enlarge. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
By Trenton James, Broken Arrow Rep. Sally Kern wants to protect "gay conversion." I don't believe that someone should go to continuous therapy to go from gay to straight. People shouldn't even be gay in the first place. Yes, it... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
My campus is closed again on account of inclement weather. Spring break is next week, so I have 13 days off (4 March through 16 March, inclusive). Let's just say that there will be lots of reading, cycling, and basketball... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
For some reason, I'm not worried about this. Okay, I'm worried, but it's 83,716th on my list. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Moral judgments are prescriptions, not descriptions. Is beauty objective?
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The category of noncomparative justice to which I shall devote major attention I propose to call the justice of judgments. The importance of judgment in the theory has been insufficiently acknowledged, I think, by writers who (like Plato and Aristotle)... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I support Ben Carson for president. What he should have said during his interview with Chris Cuomo is that, even if being homosexual is not a choice, having sexual relations with someone is a choice. Nobody is forced to have... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Bill and Hillary Clinton are two of the slimiest, sleaziest, most corrupt and dishonest individuals this nation has produced. That Hillary is considered by some to be presidential material is mind-boggling. She should be in prison. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
My beloved Arizona Wildcats (26-3) improved from seventh to fifth in the ranking. Note that three of the top five teams (Kentucky, Villanova, and Arizona) are Wildcats. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
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This is one of many tunnels on Iron Mountain Road. If you enlarge the image (by clicking on it), you may be able to see Mount Rushmore. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
To the Editor: You condemn Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech because it challenges President Obama’s foreign policy. Mr. Netanyahu has every right to challenge a policy allowing a threat to the existence of his country. The speech provided a clear... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
All the Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes (1982). This song still moves me after 33 years. The review of the album (click the link and read it) is asinine. I still, at the age of 57, don't understand the point... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
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Many objective conceptions of welfare recognize a variety of social or other-regarding components in a person's good. Family relations, friendships, and social relations involving mutual concern and respect make our lives more valuable than they would otherwise be. By having... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
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This is the first view of Mount Rushmore on the Iron Mountain Road. Click to enlarge. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson