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7 Highly Profound Quotes from E.B. White

7 Highly Profound Quotes from E.B. White

He was much more than just 'Charlotte's Web'...

Ben Franklin’s 7 Steps to Financial Success

Ben Franklin’s 7 Steps to Financial Success

“Remember that Time is Money."

Pedophilia is a sexual orientation?!?

Pedophilia is a sexual orientation?!?

That’s what a psychologist argued on Reddit. 

2,200-Year-Old Poop Reveals Mystery of Where Hannibal’s Army Crossed Alps

2,200-Year-Old Poop Reveals Mystery of Where Hannibal’s Army Crossed Alps

Officials at Queen’s University Belfast announced they have solid evidence of where Hannibal’s army crossed into Italia, finally answering the question that perplexed historians for centuries.

What Did Nietzsche Mean by ‘God is Dead’?

What Did Nietzsche Mean by ‘God is Dead’?

Though most people have heard of Nietzsche’s “God is dead” claim, there are few who understand its intended meaning.   

What the Poor Need the Most?

What the Poor Need the Most?

It goes against much of our modern thinking.

Why Students Today are Financially Illiterate

Why Students Today are Financially Illiterate

It all goes back to how much the teacher knows.

Why Some of Us Work So Hard

Why Some of Us Work So Hard

If you make it into the upper middle class, you're going to have to work to stay there.

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Having reasonably happy marriages and families is crucial for the health of society.

1899 Insurance Co.: No Insurance for ‘Intemperate or Immoral’ People

1899 Insurance Co.: No Insurance for ‘Intemperate or Immoral’ People

In a way, it elucidates a current political and cultural battle picking up steam.

4 Ways to Get Beyond Superficial Conversation

4 Ways to Get Beyond Superficial Conversation

It just might be easier than you think.

The Core Values of a Gentleman

The Core Values of a Gentleman

These classic, core values apply to a Gentlemen from any century.

Education Today: An Inch Deep and a Mile Wide?

Education Today: An Inch Deep and a Mile Wide?

Today’s education system too often emphasizes quantity over quality.

Bonhoeffer on the ‘Stupidity’ That Led to Hitler’s Rise

Bonhoeffer on the ‘Stupidity’ That Led to Hitler’s Rise

Americans today might do well to heed Bonhoeffer’s warning.  

Gay and Transgender Issues: Can You Actually Change People's Minds on Them?
Must a Jewish Baker Make a Nazi Cake?

Must a Jewish Baker Make a Nazi Cake?

Sacrificing principle for the sake of marginalized groups is short-sighted

Has the Public School System Become Tyrannical?

Has the Public School System Become Tyrannical?

“Pick your child up from school and you could be charged with trespassing.”

Megyn Kelly: 'I don’t like being the story.'

Megyn Kelly: 'I don’t like being the story.'

It's a revealing lesson for media about their power. 

14 Facts on Beer and U.S. Presidents

14 Facts on Beer and U.S. Presidents

Can you guess which beer-guzzling president named his hounds “Drunkard,” “Tippler,” and “Tipsy”?

How Gardening Helps Save Money

How Gardening Helps Save Money

"The average American household forks out $6,759 a year on food, or 12.6 percent of total spending, according to the Consumer Expenditure Survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Of that, $756 is spent on fruits and vegetables, and $2,787 on the high cost of eating out.”

The Coarseness of our Discourse

The Coarseness of our Discourse

It's becoming hard to ignore ... and resist.

A Psychological Explanation for Why Your Boss is a Moron

A Psychological Explanation for Why Your Boss is a Moron

A pair of Cornell researchers found that incompetent people cannot recognize their own incompetence.

Are Kids More Capable than Today’s Parents Realize?

Are Kids More Capable than Today’s Parents Realize?

A lesson from Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Farmer Boy"

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

He says the group ignores black-on-black crime. The video has gone viral. 

Who is Assata Shakur?

Who is Assata Shakur?

In the 1970s she took part in the execution of a cop. 

Study: 1 in 4 College Freshmen Need Remedial Education

Study: 1 in 4 College Freshmen Need Remedial Education

“With an average of two remedial classes taken per student, the half million recent high school graduates and their families overall paid an extra $3,000 for skills and content they should have learned in high school.”

People Should Be Able to Argue without Getting Nasty

People Should Be Able to Argue without Getting Nasty

The goal of a quarrel, as distinct from an argument, is not to bring the other to the truth but to beat him into submission.

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

How many minutes is too long to leave a child in a car alone?

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