April 19, 2019

Should Conservative Professors Come Out as Conservative?

Every week, in different forms — some dismissive, others tactful — the question above lands in my e-mail inbox.  It comes from conservatives who wince at the thought of an untenured professor publishing right-wing opinions. There is a sincere concern underlying the question.  It goes like this: the apotheosis of any academic’s career is tenure, […]

Mark Levin: The Speech Romney Should Give

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Jeffrey Lord on 4.17.12 @ 11:55AM I saw this posted on Real Clear Politics, and it’s worth a listen by the Romney people. It’s an audio of Mark Levin on “The Speech Romney Should Give.” Governor Romney gave a speech to a group of wealthy supporters and […]

Should I Buy a Gun?

I have never owned a gun.  Matter of fact, I have fired a gun a grand total of one time in my life.  I shouldered a shotgun out in the north Georgia woods when I was nineteen years old and fired at a milk bottle filled with water as a target.  The kick from the […]

How A Candidate Should Handle Birther Questions

This past week, Texas Governor Rick Perry was hit with the “birther” question by Parade Magazine.  Here is how it went: Governor, do you believe that President Barack Obama was born in the United States? I have no reason to think otherwise. That’s not a definitive, “Yes, I believe he”– Well, I don’t have a […]