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Healthy: Let Your Beliefs Be Challenged

Healthy: Let Your Beliefs Be Challenged

Being educated means tolerating tough questions about what you believe.

Facebook, surveillance capitalism, and feedback control

Facebook, surveillance capitalism, and feedback control

How data analytics has gone from measuring to controlling reality.

How an Archer With No Arms Set a World Record

How an Archer With No Arms Set a World Record

If you haven't heard Matt Stutzman's story yet, you should. ​

Can You Define These Winning Scripps Spelling Bee Words?

Can You Define These Winning Scripps Spelling Bee Words?

You may not be able to spell them, but do you know their definitions?

The Case Against Unfettered Globalization

The Case Against Unfettered Globalization

What sort of political freedom will be left to the ordinary man on the street when all government and all power is centralized in global bodies? 

Should Boys be Encouraged to Live Dangerously?

Should Boys be Encouraged to Live Dangerously?

When I was a child, my father regaled me with tales of how he and his friends once formed “The Boys Army” and spent their days creating original inventions and stockpiling weapons in their homemade fort in the woods.

Intolerant Leftists Shut Down Gay Alt-Right Speaker

Intolerant Leftists Shut Down Gay Alt-Right Speaker

It’s a wee bit crazy out there these days. 

Worrying About Being a Perfect Mom Makes it Harder to Be a Good Parent

Worrying About Being a Perfect Mom Makes it Harder to Be a Good Parent

Mothers, even those in dual-earner families, bear the brunt of parenting responsibilities--and the pressure. 

Are Homeschoolers Overqualified?

Are Homeschoolers Overqualified?

A shocking letter to Mike Rowe suggests they are.

In Defense of Hamlet: No, the Play is not Misogynistic

In Defense of Hamlet: No, the Play is not Misogynistic

Shakespeare's man in black is the latest victim of the gender wars. Critics claim he is an "abusive boyfriend."   

More Evidence of Male-Female Role Reversal?

More Evidence of Male-Female Role Reversal?

More employed young men are choosing to live with their parents. Guess what employed young women are doing.

Why We Need Alpha Males

Why We Need Alpha Males

Somebody has to fight the wolves. 

Should Women Be Subject to the Draft?

Should Women Be Subject to the Draft?

Maybe there is a better idea. 

We Warned the Japanese…

We Warned the Japanese…

Still, the bombings of Japan during World War II raise tough questions.

Study of National Differences requires Tough-Mindedness

Study of National Differences requires Tough-Mindedness

We probably need more of that these days.

Are Black, out-of-wedlock birthrates helping drive the violence in Chicago?
Why the Sex-Selective Abortion Debate Scares Feminists

Why the Sex-Selective Abortion Debate Scares Feminists

Philosophically, it’s difficult to square a genocide on unborn women with a slogan that says a woman has the right to choose.

How Pagan Writings Convinced a Famous Atheist to Convert to Christianity

How Pagan Writings Convinced a Famous Atheist to Convert to Christianity

"If I met the idea of sacrifice in a Pagan story I didn’t mind it at all … I liked it very much and was mysteriously moved by it."

Is Harvard’s New ‘Center of Happiness’ Quixotic?

Is Harvard’s New ‘Center of Happiness’ Quixotic?

Aristotle probably would have said so. 

Report: GMO Food is Safe to Eat, But…

Report: GMO Food is Safe to Eat, But…

The National Academy of Sciences just released a report on a hot topic in America. 

5 Telltale Signs That You’re a Sapiosexual

5 Telltale Signs That You’re a Sapiosexual

Never underestimate the sex appeal of intelligence. 

The Push to Give Elsa a Girlfriend

The Push to Give Elsa a Girlfriend

'Imagine it … a Disney princess who is gay and happy at the same time.'

The Decay of our Language is Happening

The Decay of our Language is Happening

Something is clearly rotten in the state of language. 

How Our Perception of Masculinity is Changing

How Our Perception of Masculinity is Changing

Does the public have a decidedly negative view of masculinity?

The 5 Likeliest Reasons for an Airline Disaster

The 5 Likeliest Reasons for an Airline Disaster

A look at the five most common reasons for plane crashes and other airline disasters. 

Study: Mothers with More Kids Have One BIG Advantage

Study: Mothers with More Kids Have One BIG Advantage

It might seem counter-intuitive, but women who have more children tend to live longer, a recent study found. 

Lou Gehrig and the Culture of Victimhood

Lou Gehrig and the Culture of Victimhood

Would we see less social discord if more Americans responded to their complaints with the attitude which Gehrig took?

Is the NFL’s 'Redskins’ Debate Finally Over?

Is the NFL’s 'Redskins’ Debate Finally Over?

A new poll released by the Washington Post could be the nail in the coffin. 

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