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  • Rick Scott and Charlie Crist’s second time around beginning
    Rick Scott and Charlie Crist’s second debate beginning
    A critique of the latest debate by Rick Scott and Charlie Crist was quite revealing. It is too bad that Rick Scott’s political antics took away valuable debate time, but on the other hand it made way for even his fellow Republicans to call...
  • Haugh for US Senate
    While Haugh gives serious answers, Hagan and Tillis bicker
    In case you missed the debate—or just want to see a replay ofSean Haugh, Libertarian for U.S. Senate, giving serious, thoughtful answers to moderator Jon Evans’ questions while the other two mostly recited talking points and traded...
  • The black flag of jihad
    Choosing the correct approach toward ISIS
    Baby boomers remember the paradox posed by the Vietnam War too well. How could the United the self-proclaimed champion of peace in the Free World justify dropping tens of thousands of tons of TNT on the citizens of a Third World country with which...
  • Pluto Planet
    Pluto might just become a planet again
    Everyone’s favorite little (dwarf) planet may be having a comeback. Ever since its infamous demotion in 2006, the people have not been willing to let go of Pluto, and neither have some scientists, reported USA Today on Tuesday. Ever since...
  • Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis (D)
    Wendy Davis has 'melt down' during Texas governor's debate with Greg Abbott
    The Houston Chronicle reported Friday that Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and State Sen. Wendy Davis met in a debate for the 2014 governor’s race. Davis went on the attack against Abbott on a variety of issues, including education and...
  • Debate Tonight: Whether a man's wig should be dressed with honey or mustard!
    Debate versus dialogue in the classroom and beyond: Dialogue wins
    Teachers and professors commonly use debate to teach students critical thinking and argumentation skills, such as researching topics and basing claims on convincing evidences. Developing these crucial skills will serve students well, not only in...
  • Neel Kashkari
    California governor candidate Neel Kashkari lands blows on Jerry Brown in debate
    Neel Kashkari, the long shot Republican candidate for governor of California, is not expected to win against the Democratic incumbent, Jerry Brown. He is 16 points behind in the polls and is being heavily outspent. But that did not stop him from...
  • Science vs. Religion
    Christian/Atheist Debate in Beaverton on Sept. 17, 2014
    Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence." ~Carl SaganThere will be a free Christian/atheist debate in Beaverton on Wed. September 17, 2014 at 7 pm. All event details can be found here:http://tinyurl.com/np6838y . The title of the...
  • The Reverend Al Sharpton chaallenged to debate by Dr. Ben Carson
    The Reverend Al Sharpton challenged to debate by Dr. Ben Carson
    It is the debate Americans would pay for much like a great prize fight. Moderate conservative commentator Dr. Ben Carson told Fox News Monday, "I had an opportunity to speak with Rev. Sharpton a couple months ago at the White House...
  •  Dr. Ben Carson speaks during the 41st annual Conservative Political Action Conference
    Ben Carson throws down the gauntlet to Al Sharpton
    A Monday story in the Washington Times reports that Dr. Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon who has written a number of books on public policy has offered to debate Al Sharpton on various issues of concern to African Americans. Hot Air suggests...
  • Neel Kashkari
    Jerry Brown to debate Neel Kashkari
    Gov. Jerry Brown of California has agreed to debate his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, the Los Angeles Times reported late Monday. There was no immediate confirmation on the campaign websites of either candidate.According to the Times, the...
  • Thin Gap model: Outcry over gaunt Gap model, pin thin is the fashion standard?
    Thin Gap model: Outcry over gaunt Gap model, pin thin is the fashion standard?
    A thin female Gap model – very thin – is causing clamor on social media this week. The brunette model is styling a rather frumpy looking plaid dress, but the design of the clothing is not the issue. It’s the rail thin body that...
  • Aleppo Codex
    The wisdom of Proverbs...applied to social media and the blogosphere
    If one spends any amount of time on social media one wil realize just how quickly human communication is changing. Handwritten or typed etters to the editor are a thing of the past in the age of the Comments Section. Opinion pieces, news reports,...
  • Nancy Pelosi
    Actor James Woods: Nancy Pelosi 'may actually be mentally ill'
    In a tweet issued Saturday, actor James Woods said he believes House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., "may actually be mentally ill" in response to her action on the floor of the House. On Friday, Pelosi broke House protocol and...
  • Victor Stenger’s free course on how to debate a Christian apologist
    Victor Stenger’s free course on how to debate a Christian apologist
    Surely, this is yet another entry into the files of Unbelievers Compliment Christianity. This is because PhD in physics and Atheist activist Victor Stenger, in typical Atheist activist style, wrote an article besmirching only one single religion...