'Minions' movie not for kids?

by Drew Zahn -- Despite its ominous title, the 2010 hit film "Despicable Me" was a touching, funny, values-affirming, redemptive tale about a supervillain whose heart is melted by three little orphan more…

Hot-weather camping can be cool

by Manny Edwards -- Hilleberg has a great modular option for hot-weather camping. Their inner mesh tent can stand alone, or with a fly (or tarp), or it can replace the inner more…

Schwarzenegger fulfills 'I'll be back' pledge

by Drew Zahn -- Until 1984, Arnold Schwarzenegger was a world-champion bodybuilder who played exotic musclemen with funny accents in the movies. But in 1984, all that changed with the very first more…

Consider geodesic PVC zip tie chicken coop

by Manny Edwards -- Geodesic PVC zip tie domes are a practical and cost-effective way to raise free-range fowl of every kind, so you get the best meat and eggs available. Watch more…

The remarkably uniform structure of Scripture

by Jim Fletcher -- [caption id="attachment_2137855" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Carl Gallups[/caption] And the angel took the censer, and filled it with fire of the altar, and cast it into the earth: and there more…

Considering a new fixed-blade knife?

by Manny Edwards -- If you’re considering a new fixed-blade knife, you must watch this comparison of several different ESEE knives. With a variety of sizes, features and configurations, there’s probably one more…

Comedienne's career derails before your eyes

by Drew Zahn -- There's no doubt that "Spy," the new James Bond spoof starring comedienne Melissa McCarthy, is laugh-out-loud funny. What I do question, however, is whether continuing to make bawdy, more…