Culture

TWO SOLDIERS ACCUSED OF RAPE, PART ONE

Vassar Bushmills Since “She said-He said” is all the political rage right now, I have a couple of cases that are almost on point, both of which point out the reason why our judicial system of evidence is so important. At one time I had planned on turning both of [Read More]

No Picture
Politics

Rape Accusations, Leftists, Blurred Lines, and poor Brett Kavanaugh

Once Orwellian Leftists got their hands on it, “rape” as traditionally understood became a malleable concept to be used to destroy political enemies. Item: Former Vice President Joe “Creepy Touch” Biden, when announcing that the Obama White House was creating a task force to address campus rape, stated “One in [Read More]

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Hollywood

The Hollywood sex scandals reveal a widening pool of damage

A post in which I opine about Hollywood sex scandals, pedophilia, dirty old men, and the many choices people make that enable truly bad behaviors. Looking at the bloodletting that’s spreading from Hollywood, to the mainstream media, to Leftist hi-tech corporations (e.g., Amazon) led someone, and I can’t remember who [Read More]

Hollywood

Harvey Weinstein Flies to Europe for Sex Addiction Rehab

Harvey Weinstein, rich, an elitist, alleged pervert/rapist and top Democratic donor fled, correction flew last night to Europe supposedly to a rehab center for sexual addiction. You can’t make this up. Weinstein is supposedly taking the advice of Progressive politicians dependent upon his financial support friends who advised the movie [Read More]

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Education

The illogical hysteria behind claims about campus sexual assault

Talking to young college women about campus sexual assault means encountering either ignorance or hysteria — which bodes ill for both men and women. I delivered one of my Little Bookworms (henceforth “LB”) to the Obscenely Expensive Liberal Arts College (“OELAC”) the LB attends. Frankly, I could see why LB [Read More]

Nuclear Families
Social Issues

Bookworm Beat 3/30/17 — tight-knit communities, nuclear families, and individual worth

Looking at this grab-bag post, I can see the common thread: valuing tight-knit communities, nuclear families, and each individual’s worth. I know why Utah’s welfare is working. Megan McArdle wrote a much-talked-about article in which she looked at Utah, which has extremely good and affordable social services. The key to [Read More]

Progressive Woman
Donald Trump

Question: Why is a Progressive woman so afraid of Donald Trump?

I read an interesting exchange on Facebook involving a Progressive woman who is terrified of Trump. The conversation started with a challenge to way in which women living under sharia law are brutally abused. While acknowledging this abuse in faraway places, the woman insisted that those were cultural issues and [Read More]

Politics

The Bookworm Beat 10/11/16 — the “election and culture” edition and open thread

I have a hefty batch of links related to the election and the culture wars raging in America. I’ll try to write just enough to pique your interest so that you follow those links or watch the videos: The reason the Left opposes photo ID for voting. James O’Keefe, who is [Read More]

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Donald Trump

The Second 2016 Debate: Trumped!

By: Mike McDaniel   The second presidential debate of 2016 took place at Washington University in St. Louis, and was moderated by CNN’s Anderson Cooper and ABC’s Martha Raddatz. If there is any argument among future historians about the reality of progressive media bias, this debate will be cited as the event [Read More]

Education

Liberal arts colleges — making young adults mentally ill (Warning: NSFW)

They say that to a hammer everything is a nail. After a full-bore orientation at an obscenely expensive liberal arts college (“OELAC”) in the Midwest, I can say with some confidence that to OELAC’s administrators every incoming freshman is a bundle of pathologies. Really. During one talk, we were assured that [Read More]