Clueless in America

by Ted Baehr -- Christianity created Western Civilization. With its biblical principles of love thy neighbor as thyself and the belief all men should have equal opportunity, Christianity not only transformed the more…

It's always darkest before the dawn

by Ted Baehr -- A common joke among Communists during the Cold War was that when they finally conquered the world, they would have to leave one country free to help them more…

Redeeming the indie film market

by Ted Baehr -- The headline to a June 23, 2008, article in the Los Angeles Times declared, "The Sky Is Falling on Indie Film." In the article, Patrick Goldstein explains that more…

Oscar's cultural pigsty

by Ted Baehr -- Once again, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has ignored the most popular movies of the year in favor of R-rated box office wimps as their more…

'Narnia' – not Nirvana for Disney

by Ted Baehr -- The big news in the world of faith-based literature and film is that Walt Disney Company has dropped the third "Chronicles of Narnia" movie, "The Voyage of the more…

The key to real media wisdom

by Ted Baehr -- The key to media wisdom is intelligence. Intelligence is not IQ. Rather, it is the ability to learn from external sources and apply knowledge in a discerning way. more…

The demographic cause of economic meltdown

by Ted Baehr -- Many people in America, especially people active in the upper echelons of Wall Street and the power centers in Washington, D.C., are in panic mode concerning the recent more…

The mass-media president

by Ted Baehr -- The mass media create the culture, and the mass media definitely created Barack Hussein Obama who was elected on Nov. 4, 2008. As Newsweek's Tammy Haddad reported on more…

God's alarms are sounding

by Ted Baehr -- When my four children were young, they went through the usual phases of raising ants, then hamsters, then gerbils, then cats and dogs – together. Often disasters would more…