That’s the phrase we hear when people want the conversation to end, when they lack empathy to understand your feelings, and when they don’t want to hear anything more from you, but don’t have the guts to just say, “shut up.” It’s a way of dismissing you out of hand and shutting down the discussion […]
Up until a week ago, I didn’t know anything about Paula Deen except I always thought she had great hair. I’ve never seen her show, I don’t subscribe to her magazine and I don’t have any of her cookbooks. After last week, and her admission that over two decades ago she used racial slurs, her […]
Oregon baker, Aaron Klein, owner of Sweets Cakes by Melissa, recently said he was living in accordance with his religious beliefs when he declined to make a lesbian couple their wedding cake. As you can imagine, so-called liberal tolerance doesn’t extend to Mr. Klein. I’ve read numerous articles so far and all have discussed the […]
Debate. According to my dictionary, it means to deliberate, consider, to engage in argument by discussing opposing points, to engage in a formal discussion or argument. Bottom line. There has to be opposing viewpoints in order to have a debate otherwise you have a one-sided conversation. Well, apparently, officials in the Shawano School District is […]
Remember back in 2008, when 84,000 people gathered at Invesco Field to hear then candidate Obama give his nominating acceptance speech. Apparently, another 40 million people watched it on tv – I was not one of them, by the way. But back then, everyone waited with bated breath for the Messiah to speak. It seems […]
I recently wrote an article entitled “Delay Execution, But Not Abortion” and posted it on Twitter. Here’s an “exchange of ideas” which took place on Twitter just this past week. Unlike me and Jeff who use our real names, the “someone who obviously doesn’t agree with me” doesn’t give his or her name on Twitter. […]
The video speaks for itself. But note the liberal intolerance – I write about my recent experience with a self-described “liberal atheist” on Friday. Please come back and check it out.