Why the Fear of God is Necessary for Social Peace: Mom Returns Lost $1000

Many people, even those who are not atheists, claim that the fear of God is a dubious attitude. Humans are better if they are innately virtuous, we like to think. I’ve seen this story portray a person as super-virtuous. But I think her attitude actually shows why the fear of God was present and why it is necessary. A single mother in Fargo, North Dakota, who works two jobs, was out running errands with her seven-year-old daughter. They spotted a wallet in a parking lot. The woman picked it up Read more […]

Bill Clinton Lectures Obama On Honoring Commitments: Nation Drowns In The Irony

Newser reports: President Obama has apologized for his false promise that anyone who liked their health plan could keep it under ObamaCare, but Bill Clinton thinks he should go one better: Honor the promise. Here’s the quote he gave to new website Ozy.com that’s getting attention: “I personally believe, even if it takes a change to the law, the president should honor the commitment the federal government made to those people and let them keep what they got.” I’m glad that President Clinton spoke Read more […]

Let Your Words be Few

Those who are loudest in their threats get what they deserve: nothing but disdain. We freedom devotees who threaten our opponents only strengthen them in their misdeeds, their societal faults. The tactic we should employ? Calmness! Think exclusively of our own improvement and leave faults to the falsifiers. Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free. –Leonard Read Mark Twain said it best: “It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open Read more […]