The Breakdown in Discipline Is the Issue, not Co-Sleeping


Methinks thou doth protest too much.
I can see there are two sentences in my post that bothered people — or least bothered Tim and Alissa Birkel, who then influenced others to misunderstand my post: “Never let your children in your bed” and “There’s no greater loss of control than lying in one’s own bed with [...]

The Who’s Pete Townshend: Not the Left’s Fool


Being a college student in the early ’70s, The Who was right up there on our “must see” concert list. I have often thought of them in the last few years, as their famous lyrics “won’t get fooled again” continued to pop up in my mind (usually on a daily basis.) For me, that one [...]

Kurt Loder: Avatar’s hackneyed politics – MTV Movie News


Unfortunately, whenever the action lets up and we’re returned to the piddling story, the picture slumps like a failed soufflé. It’s also heavily laced with political instruction of a most familiar sort. Cameron, who’s now 55, is a self-acknowledged aging hippie, and his boomer worldview is strictly by-the-numbers. Quaritch and Selfridge are evil Americans despoiling […]