Confessions of a proud prude

by Patrice Lewis -- Recently, Salon.com assistant editor Katie Mcdonough went on a screed about the horrors of the "purity culture" advocated by all those evil awful people on the "right" who more…

Have children become unteachable?

by Patrice Lewis -- Almost two years ago, my husband saw an interesting article on PJ Media entitled "The Unteachables: A Generation that Cannot Learn" written by Janice Fiamengo, professor of English more…

Why conservatives are in trouble

by Patrice Lewis -- In last weekend's column about the built-in absurdity endemic in Obamacare, I stated my thesis that elements within the United States government are making a serious and concerted more…

Government's insane hallucinations

by Patrice Lewis -- Just when you think things can't get any stupider with Obamacare, things gets stupider. Before we delve into the latest examples of utter idiocy, let's review a few more…

Hands off our children, Big Brother

by Patrice Lewis -- Some friends came to us this week, troubled, to ask our advice. It seems their youngest son came home from school on Monday and asked – begged – more…

The burgeoning underground economy

by Patrice Lewis -- Recently in England, there was an uproar among customers of the HSBC bank when it "imposed a restriction blocking customers from withdrawing large amounts of money from their more…

How we're hurting our daughters

by Patrice Lewis -- This week I came across an article entitled "Seven Ways You're Hurting Your Daughter's Future." As the mother of two teenage daughters (and no sons), I immediately clicked more…

USA: Land of bread and circuses

by Patrice Lewis -- I recently saw a 10-minute video filmed in 1958 on the building of the Mackinac Bridge spanning the Straits of Mackinac between Lakes Michigan and Huron. The narrator more…