Religious Secularism

Jonah Goldberg posted a great piece on Saturday titled “Why the Left Will Never Talk about Its Real Agenda” and in it he brings up a person he has written about several times, including him in his essential anthology of progressivism, “Liberal Fascism”. That person is the French philosopher, Auguste Comte. I came to learn…

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Reading is Fundamental (Fundamentally Unfair)

Or so an Australian “philosopher” purports. A loving family who reads bedtime stories to their kids has an unfair advantage over those who don’t. Perhaps it was fate that I was made aware of this story on the same night my oldest son won his second Emmy for his work with ESPN College GameDay –…

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More Lessons From Baltimore

It isn’t just Baltimore. Baltimore is just the most recent example of how progressivism has destroyed the concept of true equality in the name of “progressive equality”. In this case, progressive is to be understood in the sense of the dictionary definition and not the political definition – “happening or developing gradually or in stages;…

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The Show That Never Ends

Welcome back my friends to the show that never ends We’re so glad you could attend Come inside! Come inside! There behind a glass is a real blade of grass be careful as you pass Move along! Move along! Come inside, the show’s about to start guaranteed to blow your head apart Rest assured you’ll…

“the Golden Rule” abandoned by Universities advocates an unjust society

“the Golden Rule” What it is?  What is its inherent meaning and value? What happens when our neighbors and countrymen no longer seek this basic tenet for our society? The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy provides this: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” This seems the most familiar version of the…

More Discrimination

A couple of days ago, I posted about the word “discrimination”. Today another thought sprouted in my little pea brain. I’ve been in the business of managing people for most of my career. With the exception of about 7 months when I first entered industry and a few years of consulting, I’d say over 95%…