Why liberals are winning, Part 2

by Patrice Lewis -- Well, this week America took a massive lurch to the left with the grim news that the Supreme Court held up Obamacare as (cough) "constitutional." With the passage more…

Why liberals are winning, Part 1

by Patrice Lewis -- Despite polls showing that America has more conservatives than liberals, it is an undisputed fact that our nation is becoming more and more progressive. If you doubt this, more…

Here's to the men

by Patrice Lewis -- A couple weeks ago, Thomas Sowell wrote a column entitled "The myth of meaningful work." "It was painful," he noted, in referencing the unrealistic view of the world more…

News flash: It's not men holding women back

by Patrice Lewis -- In light of the dire and depressing news stories about a tanking world economy, I'm pleased to report a shining ray of sunshine: the Paycheck Fairness Act failed more…

Fixing stupid

by Patrice Lewis -- Many years ago I worked as a legal secretary in a Sacramento law firm. I became friends with an attorney named Anne, and we kept in touch even more…

A candy store for preppers

by Patrice Lewis -- I had a most extraordinary experience last weekend. I was invited to attend the Self-Reliance Expo in Colorado Springs as a speaker on a panel discussion called "The more…

The 7 sins of socialism

by Patrice Lewis -- "What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun." – Ecclesiastes 1:9 As homeschooling parents, my more…

Stupid mothers

by Patrice Lewis -- Ah, Mother's Day. The most sentimental and mushy day of the year, the day when mothers everywhere are smothered in a suffocating layer of syrup and treacle and more…

Occupy this

by Patrice Lewis -- (Yawn) Another Occupy "Whatever" day – May 1 – has come and gone with hardly a headline. Oh, there were a few pathetic attempts to blow up bridges more…

The anti-teens

by Patrice Lewis -- Our older daughter (age 16) was helping me make a fruit salad one morning after drinking a cup of tea from a delicate china teacup and saucer. While more…