Dems Distracted: Don’t Demonstrate Discernment

Certain things should be absolutely clear. One is that US military might is sufficient to defeat any force arrayed against it in Iraq. That’s an easy one. Our military is much better equipped, trained, and led. In battle, it is going to win.So what?Winning battles is not going to lead to success in Iraq. We’ve … Continue reading Dems Distracted: Don’t Demonstrate Discernment

Besting Our Addiction

If there is one story that’s favorite in America, it’s that of a person redeemed. Not in religious terms alone: the hero doesn’t need to turn to God, simply to have turned away from addiction or destructive behavior and towards a constructive existence. It can even be foolhardy: Yossarian rowing his rubber lifeboat away from … Continue reading Besting Our Addiction