Tag Archives: Sarah Palin

American Idolization of Republican Primary Process

Let the Republican Presidential contest begin!  With no formally announced candidates entered into next year’s Republican Primary, it’s interesting to calculate the odds of winning for potential entrants.  Based on both polling data and common sense, we could narrow down the field of likely winners with relative ease.  … Continue reading

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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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Tebow Derangement Syndrome Breaks Out

Bush Derangement Syndrome: the acute onset of paranoia in otherwise normal people in reaction to the policies, the presidency — nay — the very existence of George W. Bush. This “psychological disorder,” first discovered by Charles Krauthammer, the conservative political … Continue reading

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“Who is a Christian?”: Lifeway’s Asinine Survey

Not helpful!  That would be how I would describe Lifeway Research’s just released survey which asked 1000 Protestant pastors one question: “Which, if any, of the following people do you believe are Christians?” Lifeway, affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, … 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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