Sunday Funnies (and Inspiration)

I’m beginning a new feature today: Sunday Funnies (and Inspiration).  These will be cartoons or videos.  I may actually post these on Saturday night, so that I can honor the Sabbath, but you can enjoy them on Sunday. Leading off, a video from The Onion, dating back to the campaign days, but relevant to us: [Read More...]

Perhaps "Clunkers" Flunks the Reason Test After All

A dissenting view on the “Cash for Clunkers” program.  Perhaps I was overstating the case when I said that many conservatives support the program. Ed Markey writes at the Huffington Post that the “Cash for Clunkers” program shows that green economy initiatives are good for the economy.  This is a bit of a stretch, I [Read More...]

Morning Report, Weekend Edition: Is Cash for Clunkers Clunked? Are Obama's Numbers Tanking? Is Our Health Care Free? Does McCain Regret Palin?

1.  Cash for Clunkers, probably the best plank in the economic recovery platform (one conservatives have favored from the start), is dissolving into chaos because far more people than anticipated have taken the government up on the deal.  Senator Schumer is recommending more funds for the program.  He’s right.  The Chinese had a program where [Read More...]

Harry Potter's Moving On Up!

It must be the least serious entry we have had here at the Evangelical Gateway blog (and by the way, we will probably be changing our name and address soon), but I wanted to report that the Harry Potter essay, warning of the grave dangers Harry Potter poses to children, goats and independent convenience stores, [Read More...]

Will Our Tax Dollars Pay for Abortions in the New Health Care Regime?

Especially in light of the material posted today on the question of the “right to life” versus the “right of abortion”–as well as the extraordinary story of Eliot, whom many parents might have aborted–it is worth keeping an eye on the machinations in Congress over whether abortion, under the proposed government health care reform, would [Read More...]