Month: February 2005

Crime

Jessica Lunsford

FNC Jessica Lunsford Children go missing all the time.  Every incident takes a bit of life out of normal people.  But there’s something about this little girl’s smile that absolutely tears me apart inside.  Maybe something about her eyes reminds me of my late daughter. I don’t know.  Anyway, I pray that she is unharmed–physically …

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Howard Dean: the left’s own Little Eichmann

Okay, I know I’m not a genius like the mad doctor from Vermont, but could someone explain the logic of Dean’s latest idiotic blusterfest? On the one hand, he extolls (kind of) the virtues of “tolerance”: “Moderate Republicans can’t stand these people (conservatives), because they’re intolerant. They don’t think tolerance is a virtue,” Dean said, …

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Do We Need a National Collegiate Academic Association?

The disturbing case of Ward Churchill has me asking a question I ought not ask, but somehow feel compelled.  The NCAA has an arcane, complicated, often brainless set of rules regarding recruitment and pampering of college athletes.  The rules require major universities to hire folks just to deal with compliance.  I hate bureaucracies like that.  …

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DemocraticUnderground: Hypocrites With Zeal

The drooling juveniles on DemocraticUnderground took time out from praising terrorists, defending rapists, and seeking relief for child molesters to decry the White House’s use of a nine-year-old to promote Social Security Reform. Here’s a sample of what the losers are saying: 1. exploiting children…yup, that’s family values, alright…. Why, pray tell is the mother allowing …