Rest and Quiet Contemplation: We Need More

Rest and Quiet Contemplation: We Need More

How much can the chattering class actually help me be a better person, a better husband, a better father, or a better boss?

The Reason Evangelicals Are Okay Voting For Roy Moore

The Reason Evangelicals Are Okay Voting For Roy Moore

An awareness that pragmatism, not hypocrisy, runs both left and right should open an avenue for productive conversation among Americans across the spectrum.

Hanukkah is About Jewish Survival

Hanukkah is About Jewish Survival

A look at the the origin and development of Hanukkah over the past more than 2,000 years.

Against the Maternal State

Against the Maternal State

American maternalism extends deeply into social and political life, and its march shows no sign of losing momentum. 

Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

Addressing the accusation.

Can Rising Depression Rates Be Reduced by This New Education Tactic?

Can Rising Depression Rates Be Reduced by This New Education Tactic?

Downshall Primary School is trying a new approach to education and enjoying great success.

Gay Men Now Earn More Than Straight Men, Study Finds

Gay Men Now Earn More Than Straight Men, Study Finds

A new study conducted by researchers at Vanderbilt University found that gay men make considerably more than straight men, on average.

Are 'Grinch Bots' Stealing Christmas?

Are 'Grinch Bots' Stealing Christmas?

Why we should not be making a federal case over Fingerlings.

'Free Will Exists': G.K. Chesterton’s Philosophy in 3 Words

'Free Will Exists': G.K. Chesterton’s Philosophy in 3 Words

G.K. Chesterton rejected optimism and pessimism because he found both to be expressions of a fatalistic approach to life.

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What I Did When a Little Boy Patient Said He Was a Girl.

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What I Did When a Little Boy Patient Said He Was a Girl.

An identity is not biological, it is psychological, a pediatrician writes.

How to Live Like a Bitcoin Millionaire

How to Live Like a Bitcoin Millionaire

In the Bitcoin community, you dare not show signs of wealth. Someone might think you are poor.

Should Women Take Their Husband's Last Name?

Should Women Take Their Husband's Last Name?

So what’s in a name? Apparently for men, a lot.

How ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ Symbolizes the Triumph of Common Sense

How ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ Symbolizes the Triumph of Common Sense

The rags to riches backstory of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" is one we could all stand to hear.

How a ‘Pronoun’ Class Got a Young Canadian Academic Censured

How a ‘Pronoun’ Class Got a Young Canadian Academic Censured

Social justice warriors weaponise ‘hate’ to silence free discussion.

Why Euphemisms Are Ubiquitous in Politics

Why Euphemisms Are Ubiquitous in Politics

Euphemisms build walls around political tribes and inhibit actual communication. 

School SUED for Ban of Conservative Club that Criticized National Anthem Protest

School SUED for Ban of Conservative Club that Criticized National Anthem Protest

A Minnesota school was sued this week for allegedly banning a conservative club that had criticized a student-led protest of the National Anthem on Veterans Day.  

News Is Suffering From Groupthink, Say Critics

News Is Suffering From Groupthink, Say Critics

Media critics weighed-in on what they contend is the biggest problem in mass media today at a recent event hosted by the Heritage Foundation. 

Eating Out is Probably Devouring Much More of Your Budget Than You Realize

Eating Out is Probably Devouring Much More of Your Budget Than You Realize

A new study reveals a big gap in what people think they spend on eating out and what they actually spend. 

Are Republicans the Party for the Rich?

Are Republicans the Party for the Rich?

If the GOP wants to shed the label “party of the rich,” Republican leaders would be wise to begin thinking broadly about what’s actually in the public interest instead of throwing bones to the check-writers.

Sen. Al Franken Resigns in Wake of Sexual Miscount Accusations

Sen. Al Franken Resigns in Wake of Sexual Miscount Accusations

Before announcing his resignation, Franken called himself a “champion of woman.”

Breaking the Silence on the Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

Breaking the Silence on the Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

The tell-all of a lone female who is preventing Intellectual Takeout headquarters from “becoming a frat house.”

Wedding Cakes Have Nothing to Do With Free Speech

Wedding Cakes Have Nothing to Do With Free Speech

It’s all because many decades ago the courts abandoned the principle that liberty and private property necessarily entail the right of freedom of association, which necessarily entails the right to discriminate.

What Cannabis Growers Know that Climate Scientists Don’t

What Cannabis Growers Know that Climate Scientists Don’t

Cannabis growers know something that climate scientists apparently don’t know.

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