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Monthly Archives: October 2010

Source of liberty

On YouTube there is a user by the name "TheAtheistAntidote" — which right away should tell you the level of idiocy to which this guy can ascend. Recently he made a video with the title "Atheism void of Liberty (No God = No Liberty)". That’s right, he is actually attempting to make the claim that […]


Revisiting legislation of the 111th Congress

As we approach the close of the 111th Congress and reflect on major legislative actions such as the health care reform bill, I think we should also reflect on legislation that was certainly key legislation that, arguably thankfully, never made it to Obama’s desk. There is likely plenty to go through, but for now I’ll […]


A little silly experiment

On YouTube I have the pleasure of being subscribed to a lovely young woman in Denmark who goes by the moniker TheAnMish — what that means I have no idea, nor is it really important. One thing that’s interesting about her is that she is an "Aspie", meaning she has Asperger’s Syndrome, a disorder on […]


Saving a woman’s life

A woman who has progressed about 11 weeks into a pregnancy presents in the emergency room with pulmonary hypertension, a potentially life-threatening condition, the risk of which is only exacerbated by her pregnancy. Attempts are made to address the condition while avoiding harming the pregnancy, but those attempts fail. Attending physicians determine that if the […]



“Throughout the centuries we have projected on to the wolf the qualities we most despise and fear in ourselves.” — Barry Lopez Wolves are magnificent creatures. Distantly related to domesticated dogs along the evolutionary line, they have shown themselves in the wild to be skilled hunters with a complex social structure in their packs. Yet […]