The Pontiff is currently in France and he has made a statement concerning church and society, stating: “The roots of France—like those of Europe—are Christian….History itself offers sufficient proof of this: From its origins, your country received the Gospel message.” Good for the Pontiff because this is a gutsy statement. It’s something that secularists do… Read More The Pope’s call is a return to Christian roots – not a fusion of church and state
Sen. John McCain’s speech tonight at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, MN took me by surprise, and I’m sure it also took a lot of people by surprise—including many Democrats. Let me first preface this by noting that John McCain is not a rhetoretician (edited). Obama could easily walk circles around McCain using… Read More A star rising: Sen. John McCain for President
Gov. Sarah Palin, Governor of Alaska, has made Republicans and conservatives proud. Her speech totally wowed many people. She gave a masterful and rousing speech at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, MN. If there were any undecided voters out there with any doubts about her political prowess and ability to harness support, it… Read More Gov. Sarah Palin would be an inspirational Vice-President
This election is getting even more exciting now with a young female governor in the picture; not that I think a 71 year-old white male presidential candidate wasn’t exciting enough. Sen. John McCain’s pick of Gov. Sarah Palin is a calculated political move not just to attract female voters but also to counter Obama’s theme… Read More Gov. Sarah Palin: a good pick for Republican ticket
After watching Barack Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention on TV tonight, I was once again blown away by his gift of the gab. Even though I didn’t agree with everything he said, I thought that his speech was masterfully crafted and delivered. On the most part, his speech was quite positive, but there… Read More A fine speech by Barack Obama at the DNC, Denver
South Carolina will make available license plates with crosses (see it here). I think that’s a great idea because it gives people an expression of faith. The infamous American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) opposes the idea because they say it’s a union between church and state. However, the ACLU, and the Governor, is confused with… Read More License plates with crosses in North Carolina
It’s pretty much official that Democratic Senator, Barack Obama, will be the one to run for the presidency. But Sen. Hillary Clinton does not seem to want to accept reality and does not know how to accept defeat. Most politicians who lose a race are gracious and will bow out and say good things to… Read More Why is Hillary Clinton reluctant to concede defeat to Barack Obama?