Chinese Mothers Don’t Subscribe to Left-Wing Parenting Tactics


Western or Chinese parenting, which type of parenting produces greatness? Could it be that poor self-esteem fuels the need for success? Or does leftist style parenting produce confident losers?

Oprah Knows Best


Leftist radio has been a failure. Leftist television has been subsidized with tax dollars. However, all is not lost. Now Oprah, the champion of the Left has created a new network to spread her gospel and brand of leftist ideology.

Can Conservatives Be Feminists?


Today’s conservative women want to be considered feminists, but the relentless confusion that inevitably results — the constant back and forth in trying to prove who’s feminist enough, as if not being one at all is a preposterous thought — proves otherwise.

The Real Reason Kids are Fat


The truth about childhood obesity is that which we refuse to admit: kids are fat because parents aren’t doing their job. What’s the common thread in Parham’s and Obama’s argument? That working moms can’t keep up. That working moms can’t fight the culture because they’re too busy.

The Real Reason Why Kids are Fat


The Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, that was pushed through Congress just last week, is a terrific example of all that is wrong with the Left. The proposed legislation includes $4.5 billion over 10 years for programs that are designed to…teach children how to eat. Yup, the United States government has officially become Mom and [...]

When Marriage Doesn’t Work Out the Way We Imagined — Part 3 of 3


In my last post I wrote about the importance of a married couple sharing the same values. Two people who believe strongly in the same things are obviously more likely to do the necessary work to make a marriage last. But, marriage is a complicated business — so of course it’s not that simple. The [...]

What Marriage Is (and Is Not) – Part 2


Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know the name Kate Middleton. She and Prince William plan to wed on April 29, 2011. Statistically speaking, the couple’s future looks bleak: they’ve been shacking up for years; his parents suffered a nasty divorce; and neither will live a normal, everyday life. Being in the [...]

Hot Post:Why Marriage Matters: Part 1 of 3


This post was originally published on Nov. 23, 2010 you can read it here. A new Time/Pew Research poll has prompted Americans to revisit the purpose of marriage. The cover story of Time this week boldly asks, “Who Needs Marriage?” and lists all the ways in which marriage is no longer deemed necessary by the [...]

Why Marriage Matters: Part 1 of 3


A new Time/Pew Research poll has prompted Americans to revisit the purpose of marriage. The cover story of Time this week boldly asks, “Who Needs Marriage?” and lists all the ways in which marriage is no longer deemed necessary by the American public.  “We’re just not that into marriage,” writes another headline — this time [...]

Hot Post:Are Neanderthals to Blame for the Plight of Sarah Palin?


This popular post was first published on Nov. 16, read it here. So I’ve finally had a chance to get caught up with the latest posts at NewsReal, and my favorite is THIS ONE by David Swindle, in which he writes the following: Arguing for multiple sides to be considered deeply is the foundation of [...]