Not Presidential Material?

Voters Shocked Christie Botched Such an Easy Political Coverup I, for one, am deeply worried that a man like Christie clearly does not have what it takes to lie to all of his fellow citizens and the nations of the world.  The whole “I’m as surprised as you are!  I just found out about this [Read More...]

Best Part of Politics

Political Humor: [Read more...]

Ethika Politika on Cults of Personality in Contemporary Politics

Daniel Schwindt writes: You write a great deal about the factors (such as the “cult of personality”) that lead to men like Obama getting office (or Bush, really). I wanted to share this article I wrote for Ethika Politika which offers some thoughts on why we have this problem, contrasting the excellent Hilaire Belloc with [Read More...]

Turkeys Display Wattles as They Strive to Establish Dominance

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In case you missed it…

Philadelphia voters just elected a Whig a couple of weeks ago. I didn’t even know they still make those! I chalk it up to the Amish vote. [Read more...]

Uh Huh Uh Huh Uh Huh

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Politics is One Form of Religion

A false one. It’s amazing how close politics comes to being a religion for some people, complete with sacraments, rituals, altar calls, sermons, heretics, inquisitions, and the like. [Read more...]

Patrick Buchanan asks the musical question

…”Do We Really Want a Cold War II?” [Read more...]

Remember This Headline Three Years from Now

…when everybody is screaming that you have an absolute moral obligation to vote for Chris Christie, God’s Republican Candidate and the Last Best Hope for Christian civilization in The Most Important Election of our Lifetime: NJ bans reparative therapy for gays; Gov. Chris Christie’s office emphasizes disagreement with Catholic teaching… I’ve been wrong before, but [Read More...]

Christian Democracy Has to Live in Tension

…between our dignity and our fallenness.  Yr. Obdt. Svt’s contribution to the fledgling webzine Christian Democracy. [Read more...]