Various & Sundry, 4/8/15

– The Hugo Awards have presented us with a rather odd cultural moment, and one which – for once – conservatives are winning. To counteract the voting bias, Correia organized a campaign called “Sad Puppies”—because, he explains, “boring message fiction is

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Obama a Christian?

    Midwest Conservative Journal brings to our attention that Obama continues his pretense of being a Christian in order to bash Christians:     If there’s one thing I love, it’s a quote which doesn’t even require “fisking”. At

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This Is How Its Done

Begin watching the video at 8:02. I doubt if I will be supporting Rand Paul in the primaries next year for a number of reasons, but my hat is off to him for this answer:   When quizzed on his

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Munich 2015

    Austin Bay at Strategy Page gives us the details of the ludicrous Iran-Obama deal: At the moment, it isn’t certain that Iran has agreed to comply with anything other than conducting more talks later this year. Yet U.S.

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PopeWatch: Doubletalk

  The example of the Orthodox Churches is often brought up by those who favor allowing Catholics in adulterous marriages to receive communion.  Sandro Magister at his blog Chiesa examines the two chief responses to this argument: But on the

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April 8, 1865: Lee Rejects Guerrilla Warfare

On April 8, 1865 the last hope of escape for Lee’s army flickered out.  Union cavalry under Custer seized the critical supplies waiting for the Confederates at Appomattox Station.    Lee’s line of march to the west was now blocked as

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