September 10th, 2006
09/10/2006: This is courtesy of Black Flag: One more reason to support the rights of free people to keep and bear arms.
09/10/2006: Move over, Julio Franco! At age 49, Martina Navratilova has won her 59th major championship–the Mixed Doubles championship of the U.S. Open. While I would take exception to Martina Navratilova on many issues, I’ve always admired her as a tennis player. She completely changed the landscape of women’s tennis. She went from near-obesity to […]
09/10/2006: Yesterday, I opined regarding the presence of reactionary theology on the right, an element that Joe Carter of the Evangelical Outpost had witnessed in the actions of Mark Driscoll of Mars Hill Church in Seattle. Lest some think that reactionary theology is specifically a right-wing phenomenon, we have a very prominent left-wing example in […]
09/10/2006: While almost every university–Ivy League and state university alike–allow some academic latitude for “legacy” admissions (sons and daughters of alumni), prestigious universities (such as Brown, Harvard, Duke, Vanderbilt, etc.) have long prided themselves in their high academic standards. That is one reason why many a student with a 4.0 GPA and high SAT scores–with […]