Author Archive for Rretta

GOP: Making Values A Mute Point

On the Monday MSNBC broadcast of “Morning Joe,” Joe Scarborough challenged  media outlets and observers who say the Republican Party will soon broadly  support gay marriage, arguing that they fundamentally misunderstand political  realities in several conservative areas of the country.…

The Elderly Are Expendable

Debate about the reality of a two-decade pause in global warming and what it means has made its way from the sceptical fringe to the mainstream.  David Whitehouse of the Global Warming Policy Foundation said that “The global temperature standstill…

All Dressed up with No Place to go

“A man can no more diminish God’s glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbing the word ‘darkness’ on the walls of his cell.”  C.S. Lewis The Freedom from Religion Foundation is…

The Lost Sheep

Originially published at WWTFT It’s not enough anymore to simply live and let live. I was brought up that way. Others may behave in a manner with which I do not agree. Others may even behave in a manner that…

Obama Signs the Monsanto Protection Act

President Barack Obama signed a spending bill, HR 933, into law on Tuesday that includes language that has food and consumer advocates and organic farmers up in arms over their contention that the so-called “Monsanto Protection Act” is a giveaway…

Raising The Standard

“God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it.”  Daniel Webster Loving, guarding, and defending liberty is the full-time responsibility of every American.   Unfortunately, not every American loves freedom enough to…

The Idiots Guide To Hate Speech

First-Amendment guarantees of free speech are a cherished part of the American tradition and set us apart from virtually every other country.  But should  there be limits to free speech? Hate speech is a communication, whether oral or written,  with…

ObamaCare: Marketing Sex To Kindergarten

While the White House says sequestration has eliminated funds for children touring the White House, President Obama has no problem spending $350 million federal tax dollars under ObamaCare for sexual indoctrination programs starting in kindergarten for those same children.  This…

Starbucks: Christian Business Isn’t Wanted

Starbuck’s CEO Howard Schultz doesn’t care  about Christians or their money, regardless of how much it could hurt  his company’s business. Last year, Schultz announced that his company was supporting the same-sex marriage bill in the state of Washington. Schultz said…

Feeding The Sharks

America is considering a new financial market larger than any commodity market –  based on nothing more than questionable scientific (?) data.   But, don’t bother asking for evidence.  In the head-spinning cosmos of climate change the elite are claiming that there are thousands…