Category Archives: Civility

Sarah Palin, Crude Language & Crass Culture

Definition of CRASS a : gross ; especially : having or indicating such grossness of mind as precludes delicacy and discrimination b : being beneath one’s dignity <crass concerns of daily life>  Synonyms: common, coarse, crude, gross, ill-bred, illiberal [archaic], incult, … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh’s Right: Leftists Hate Truth

The truth is the great casualty.  And what do you think the target is when people begin to say, “We’ve gotta dial back this heated rhetoric?”  Truth is the great enemy to the Democrat Party.  Truth is the great enemy … Continue reading

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NPR & the SBC: When Voices Are Silenced

I just read that one of my favorite liberals, Juan Williams, was fired from National Public Radio.  For those who watch Mr. Williams on Fox News Channel (the many) as opposed to those who listen to him on NPR (the … Continue reading

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Dr. Laura, Free Speech & Hypocrisy!

I don’t listen to Dr. Laura Schlessinger anymore.  It’s not that she’s boring.  It’s not that I always disagree with the advice she gives to callers.  Why don’t I listen anymore?  Well, how can I answer that in a nice way?  I … Continue reading

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Civil Discourse & Baptist Blogs

Is civil discourse dead in America?  If this week’s death wishes for Sarah Palin are any indication, then my answer would be a resounding yes!  Following the news of former Alaska Senator Ted Steven’s death in a plane crash on Tuesday, … Continue reading

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