Carrie Underwood wins a victory in the Culture Wars

Thursday night as we left a memorial service for a dear friend my wife made it clear that whatever we do we WOULD be home by 8 PM to see the Sound of Music live. While my wife enjoyed the show our cultural "elites" were unimpressed: Kevin Fallon, the Daily Beast: ‘Sound of Music Live!’ … Continue reading Carrie Underwood wins a victory in the Culture Wars

ObamaCare and the cost of being married

By John Ruberry A week ago my wife was admitted to the hospital because she was experiencing abdominal pains and a high fever. On Tuesday she had her gall bladder removed. She's covered on my employer-based health care plan. December is that last month of the "good old days" for health care, particularly for married … Continue reading ObamaCare and the cost of being married

Time for us to Play the Mandela Card Against the Left

Ramona: Didn’t a great man once say, “Science demands nothing less than the fervent and unconditional dedication of our entire lives?” Sheldon:  He did. Ramona:  And who was that great man? Sheldon:  Me. Sorry Leonard. Leonard:  Seriously? You’re not coming? Sheldon:  You heard her. How can I argue with me? The Big Bang Theory: The … Continue reading Time for us to Play the Mandela Card Against the Left