Did you just miss summer's best family movie?

by Drew Zahn -- Hollywood statistics almost universally show the surest path to box office bucks is to make a family-friendly animated film, while R-rated comedies tend to lag far behind. So more…

How Americans are duped by race-baiting

by Jim Fletcher -- The vast majority of Americans are not racist. In fact, minorities in this country enjoy legal protections not found in many other countries, and the American spirit of more…

On fire for God or just on fire?

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_945321" align="aligncenter" width="553" caption=""Martyrs" at St. Paul's Cathedral London by Bill Viola"][/caption] Martyrs are finally getting a little press with new art at London's storied St Paul's more…

That's not a knife, this is a knife

by Manny Edwards -- Manny Edwards goes over what he has learned after several months using the amazing ESEE 3 survival knife. Watch the video below, then read the article ‎at Survival more…

Oliver North tells tales of American heroes

by Jim Fletcher -- As the American culture shifts and convulses, generational differences are heightened. As the Greatest Generation and Baby Boomers age and pass from the scene, some are concerned the more…

Disney movie merely 'Maleficent,' or pure evil?

by Drew Zahn -- Something about Disney's new movie "Maleficent" made me very uncomfortable. And it's not just the classic villain's story being retold from the villain's point of view (frankly, I more…

Believe it or not: Christian theme in 'X-Men'

by Drew Zahn -- The "X-Men" series of movies has understandably made moviegoers with a biblical worldview nervous. The films' most fundamental premise, stated in the opening moments of the first film more…

Never surrender to Orwell's nightmare

by Jim Fletcher -- Frankly, there is widespread dread in this country. Nothing feels the same anymore. Much of this has to do with the current occupant of the White House. Surveillance, more…

Artists go to war in Ukraine

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_871431" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Arten Voloktin with his "Irreversible Beauty""][/caption] As Ukraine cools toward a simmering point, its artists are still stirring the cultural stew and hoping to more…