Month: March 2016

Gov. Bentley is behaving like a child caught with his hand in the cookie jar

Governor Robert Bentley is behaving like a child who, upon being caught with his hand in the cookie jar, reluctantly apologizes for reaching into the container but acts indignant when asked how many he took. "I didn't actually eat any cookies," the child insists, with crumbs covering his mouth and…

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Students should be taught to question evolution

The reaction to the Alabama State Board of Education’s recent decision to keep an “evolution” disclaimer in certain science textbooks was unfortunately typical of the modern left. “We’re afraid of evolution.” “Inch by inch toward unconstitutional theocracy.” “I guess the anti-science/evolution crowd doesn’t believe in stars either.” Those were just…

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Thirteen years later, the debate about invading Iraq continues

Thirteen years ago this week America’s military forces were gathered just across the southern border of Iraq, spring-loaded and ready for the war that would begin in a few days. Many of us hadn’t yet spoken the words that would eventually enter our lexicon – improvised explosive devices, insurgency, and…

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No, Planned Parenthood doesn’t do ‘wonderful things’

Donald Trump, who declared himself "very pro-choice" at the young and inexperienced age of 53, has recently spent a great deal of breath praising the virtues of the nation's top butcher of unborn babies – Planned Parenthood. In the past month, Trump has told us that the abortion company does…

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