Mad Men's Religion

24 May 2015, 12:00 am

The landmark television series had a surprising amount to say on religion.

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If the churches, of whatever denomination, continue to ignore this, let them die out. 

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Huge swaths of the Republican electorate, apparently.  And it's got to stop.

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In many ways, the most important strategic front left for Islamo-fascists to conquer is the United States.

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The American Spectator

A Methodist Boycott of the Holocaust Museum?

Recently a longtime United Methodist official, lamenting that Israel’s Independence Day obscured the Palestinian “Nakba” or catastrophe, urged boycotting the Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. until the Palestinians have their own Holocaust museum. Here’s the quote from Ja

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Recently a longtime United Methodist official, lamenting that Israel’s Independence Day obscured the Palestinian “Nakba” or catastrophe, urged boycotting the Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. until the Palestinians have their own Holocaust museum. Here’s the quote from Ja
This time last year for The American Spectator, I wrote about the five Bailey brothers of World War II: Dick, Jim, Fonnie, John, and Fred. They were from Western Pennsylvania, my neck of the woods. All served in World War II. We’ve all heard of the Ryan brothers in “Saving Private Ryan&
Following the Alberta NDP's election victory one of their new MLAs Deborah Drever, 26, got into hot water for her social media activity namely giving the finger to the Canadian flag. She also drew heat for posing with a pro-marijuana t-shirt and drinking with her friends. I did not object to t

The Federalist

This Week In Weird Twitter, Volume 1

Twitter’s wild and wacky world of dad jokes, non sequiturs, and [clenches fist] all that frickin’ rye.

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Hip-hop artist Jidenna's new song reminds us of the importance of having self-control and the ability to defer gratification -- and having them in style.
Incidents like testing opt-outs and parent fury in Fairfax show people get Charles Murray's point about refusing to comply with stupid regulations.
In a commentary culture constantly on a quest for multifaceted female characters in mainstream entertainment, here’s Mindy Lahiri of ‘The Mindy Project.’

The Washington Free Beacon

Lone Survivor Marcus Luttrell Launches ‘Team Never Quit’ Ammo

Former Navy SEAL and Lone Survivor author Marcus Luttrell has put his name on a line of ammunition.

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23 May 2015, 4:00 am

You have to start by clearing away the necessary caveats. The 84-year-old Edna O’Brien writes like an angel. Despite her regular publication in such outlets as the New Yorker, she is less of a star in the United States than in Great Britain, where she remains a fêted, glamorous figure.
Rick Perry's June event in Addison, Texas, where he's expected to announce his candidacy for president, will feature a number of retired and current Navy SEALs according to a invite to the event. Retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, whose autobiography inspired the 2014 film Lone Survivor, will attend
Congress is demanding that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) release documents detailing how many foreigners seeking asylum in the United States have been found to have ties to terror groups, according to a recent letter sent to the agency by leading lawmakers. The letter comes on the heel

Big Government

Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na

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President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he

American Thinker

Islamo-Fascism and the War Against the Jews

In many ways, the most important strategic front left for Islamo-fascists to conquer is the United States.

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Huge swaths of the Republican electorate, apparently.  And it's got to stop.
Two issues arise concerning the actions and words of Pope Francis


24 May 2015, 12:00 am

Yes, there is the hyperbole for which Trump is known.  There is, however, no reason to assume that his admittedly gigantic self-confidence is misplaced or otherwise spurious. 

Heritage Foundation

To Defeat Islamic State, America Must Re-Engage in the War of Ideas

It’s easy to adopt a ho-hum attitude about the Middle East at times. To see it as the place where, as comedian Louis C.K. recently... Read More The post To Defeat Islamic State, America Must Re-Engage in the War of Ideas appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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Earlier this month the Illinois Supreme Court overturned a state law that would help fix the state’s notorious pension crisis. What a tragedy for the state’s... Read More The post What Will Drive Illinois to Ask Washington for a Bailout appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Developments over this last weekend have left many Americans (and many of our allies) wondering about the progress (or lack thereof) of our fight against... Read More The post Obama Needs to Step Up the Fight Against ISIS appeared first on The Daily Signal.
The Justice Department’s latest filings in the immigration lawsuit brought by 26 states in the Southern District of Texas are a little hard to believe—and... Read More The post Did Obama Administration Really Accidentally Disobey Judge’s Order on Immigration? appeared first on The

Townhall.com

‘Be Prepared’: ‘Gay’ Men with Boy Scouts in Tents

I said it was coming. Many of us did.

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Companies in the United States are now facing more than twice as much litigation as companies in other countries.


23 May 2015, 11:01 pm

At some point on this Memorial Day weekend, stop a minute to remember all those Americans who have fallen in all the wars this nation has waged. And then, next, lets contemplate what we ought do, if there is any action we might take, in memory of those who didnt come home alive.
If I was a black dude I wouldnt be sweating getting offed by some pasty skinned white devil who listens to Cold Play and shops The Gap; or some buzz cut, creepy-ass cracker cop wearing Aviators.

The Corner

Currency Politics

So, I guess we’re going to take Andrew Jackson off the 20-dollar bill and replace him with Harriet Tubman. Fine, fine. But now I’ve learned that Britain is going to boot Adam Smith from the 20-pound note (to be replaced by a “visual artist” to be named later). Um — ma

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23 May 2015, 11:24 pm

Of all the issues involved in the Hillary e-mail scandal, probably the least important is her handle — her address. But I was interested in it: HRod (hrod@clintonemail.com). H-Rod, kind of like A-Rod — and evocative of “hotrod.” This is ancient history, but, for a stretch o


23 May 2015, 11:07 pm

I smiled when I read Ian’s opening of a post, below: “If you’re looking for an easy way to purge your group of friends, how about eliminating anyone who texts . . .” It was totally Buckleyesque — in that WFB once began a column, “If you’re looking for a ha
Well, you heard it here first. Today, the State Department released Benghazi-related email from the private server and one of the (at least) two private email accounts on which former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton conducted official business – recklessly and in violation of laws and gui

Red State

The Democrats heat up some leftovers for the 2016 Senate races.

Before we get into the meat of this story from the National Journal, let me just note that this - "One of the most underappreciated stories in recent years is the deterioration of the Democratic bench under President Obama's tenure in office" - has always been properly appreciated by me.  I no

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I can't think of anything that better represents the utter selfish, self-absorbed, callous, and cavalier reign of Obama than this tweet from the DNC. On a weekend that commemorates America's war dead, the best image Obama can come up with is him licking an ice cream cone. What a man. When I grow up
One of the things the left has been on the hunt for is conservative terrorists. They thought they'd hit the jackpot back in February when Craig Kirby gunned down some Muslims. Unfortunately, he turned out to be an atheist, a fan of Neil DeGrasse Tyson, and a promoter of homosexual marriage. The Dep
For a weekend open thread, I give you more evidence of the sad state of both media reporting and education in America. Doubtless, most RedState Contributors and readers would love to see [mc_name name='Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)' chamber='house' mcid='B000589' ] resign the Speakership, but among his
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