Last Saturday I dropped off my two oldest sons and their friend at the theatre. I planned to kill a couple of hours at the bookstore, on my laptop, at a coffee shop, whatever. When I got out of the … More>
“Heck, I reckon you wouldn’t even be human beings if you didn’t have some pretty strong personal feelings about nuclear combat.”
—King Kong, Major, USAF (from Dr. Strangelove)
In 1964, when I was a college freshman, all healthy male … More>
Possibly the greatest inequities in human history have been made in the name of liberation and equality.
Communism, with its ideological zeal and concentration of power, created a ruling class distinguished by its power and its access to luxury. No … More>
My political interests were sparked at age 11, half a century ago, during one of the most interesting campaign seasons in recent American history. In my home we had neither a newspaper nor a news magazine. Our television reception was … More>