Daily Archives: January 28, 2011

Flashback

What’s going on in Egypt right now – as well as the words dribbling forth from the White House – have me flashing back to 1979 and the uprising in Iran. I don’t know of anything good to say about … Continue reading

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To Touch The Face Of God

Challenger, 25 years on. Dick Scobee. Michael Smith. Ellison Onizuka. Judith Resnik. Ronald McNair. Christa McAuliffe. Gregory Jarvis. Rest in peace. Tweet

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Old World Order

Victor Davis Hanson: A therapeutic college curricula and hyphenated “studies” courses have not made graduates better-read or more skilled in math and science. For many employers, the rigor of the new BA is scarcely equivalent to that of the old … Continue reading

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No. Not Everyone Can Do Political Theory

This one is going to hurt the old brain. It begins with CNN publishing the following opinion piece from a law professor improbably named Carl T. Bogus: There’s no right of revolution in a democracy “A well regulated Militia, being … Continue reading

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