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Top Posts & Pages
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- Norman Thomas on the New Deal
- "Of Booker T. Washington and Others"
- Book Write-Up: God's Battle Plan for the Mind (Puritan Meditation)
- Scattered Ramblings on Sarcasm (With a Detour About Hell)
- Book Write-Up: Contagious Disciple Making
- II Chronicles 22
- John 21: Jesus Encourages (Not Rebukes) Peter
- Book Review: Understanding the "Imago Dei"
- Ramblings on Love, Being Loved, and Reciprocity
- The Opposite of Love Is…Indifference?
- Ramblings on Salvation and Scriptural Interpretation
- Interesting Similarities
- World Religions: The Sage and the Savior
- Free Resources for Bible Geeks
- Book Write-Up: Joy in the Night, by Don West
- Scattered Ramblings on the Second Coming of Christ
- Derek Leman on the Fig Tree and the Faith That Moves Mountains
- Book Review – Spurgeon’s Sorrows: Realistic Hope for Those Who Suffer from Depression (Zack Eswine)
Category Archives: Candidates
I’ve been watching the first season of The Newsroom. It is on HBO, and it was created and is largely written by Aaron Sorkin, who gave us The West Wing. The Newsroom is about a news program, which is anchored … Continue reading
I have three items for my write-up today on W.A. Swanberg’s biography of six-time Socialist candidate for President, Norman Thomas. The biography is entitled Norman Thomas: The Last Idealist. 1. Swanberg narrates that Thomas’ newspaper column eventually came to lose … Continue reading
In my latest reading of Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future (copyright 2006), James Carville and Paul Begala talk about media bias. They dispute that the media have a liberal bias, for they note that the media … Continue reading
I was a little disappointed in the chapter on “National Security” in James Carville and Paul Begala’s Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future (copyright 2006). The chapter had strengths: its argument (based on the concerns and actions … Continue reading
My latest reading of Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future, by James Carville and Paul Begala, was about national security. Essentially, Carville and Begala criticized how George W. Bush’s handled 9/11—-both the events leading up to it … Continue reading
In my latest reading of Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future (copyright 2006), James Carville and Paul Begala criticize how John Kerry talked about his faith during the 2004 Presidential Election. Essentially, according to Carville and Begala, … Continue reading