Medved: How to Improve Health, Well-Being and Marriage

A new analysis from the Harvard School of Public Health reports on a powerful pattern of behavior that produces substantial benefits in terms of increased longevity, enhanced physical and emotional well-being and—especially—greater marital stability. Confirming many other previous studies, Professor Tyler J. VanderWeele shows that those who attend religious services...

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Mohler: A Date That Still Lives in Infamy

75 years ago today, at 7:48 am in Hawaii, forces of the Imperial Japanese Navy attacked the American Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. The attack involved 353 aircraft flown from six Japanese aircraft carriers. The attack was savage, intended to destroy the U.S. Pacific Fleet before Japan would even declare...

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Manning Kimmel, Grandson of Admiral Husband Kimmel of Pearl Harbor

Admiral Husband Kimmel was a four-star admiral in the United States Navy and Commander-in-chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at the time of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was blamed for the attacks even though Naval inquiries found that he was not derelict in his duty. Now his...

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LaBerge: Donald Trump: Pragmatist

President Barack Obama recently observed that Donald Trump is not ideological, but pragmatic. I agree. Donald Trump is a pragmatist who values the “deal” above all else. Pragmatists are often morally flexible and their decision making is based on “what gets the job done” (as opposed to being guided by...

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Prager on Schools Nixing Christmas

ABC News reports : “A school district in Oregon is joining many others around the country in a controversial decision to refrain from using religious-themed decorations during the holidays, including images like Santa Claus.” Dennis Prager responds to this attack on Christmas and American culture. Join Dennis Prager’s premium content website at Pragertopia.com....

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Are Baby Boomers the Most Selfish Generation?

Linette Lopez argues that baby boomers are the most selfish generation and that Milton Friedman’s philosophy of human nature and the economy has made our nation worse off [ Business Insider ]. Listen to how Michael Medved, a baby boomer himself, responds. Join Michael Medved’s premium content website at MedvedMedhead.com....

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Medved: Democrat Delusions and Their Dire Prospects

As Democrats try to regroup from their disastrous performance in recent elections, they delude themselves on two crucial points: •    First, they blame their losses on a uniquely unpopular presidential candidate, despite the fact that Hillary Clinton is hardly alone among recent Democratic nominees in her inability to connect with...

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Mark Davis’ Interview with Mike Allen About Trump’s Taiwan Call and Romney

Veteran radio host Mark Davis , sitting in for Hugh Hewitt on Monday, interviewed POLITICO’s Mike Allen about Donald Trump taking a call from the president of Taiwan that has caused ripples around the world. Davis also asks Allen about Mitt Romney’s chances of being the next Secretary of State. Join Hugh Hewitt’s premium content website at...

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Medved: Has Trump’s Election Caused More Hate Crimes?

You’ve heard it said that racist attacks have spiked with the election of Donald Trump. Leonard Pitts recently penned a column “ Maybe we aren’t alarmist enough ” relaying some of these alleged attacks. But, are these racist attacks really true? Is this an epidemic? Michael Medved weighs in. Join Michael Medved’s premium content website...

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Conservatives Increasingly See Hope and Opportunities with Trump

From the story:  Trump could come into office with around 117 judicial vacancies to fill, and unlike Obama in his first term, will need only 51 votes in the Senate to confirm his nominees. Democrats eliminated filibusters for most federal judicial nominees and executive-office appointments in 2013. Now only a simple majority,...

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Mohler: A Chance For Choice

There is no issue more laden with worldview significance than the issue of education—and the recent announcement of President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Betsy DeVos to be the new Secretary of Education brings this to light. On one side of the aisle, the New York Times bemoans the appointment, implying...

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Mexico: Wall is Bad for the Environment

When all your excuses fail, go environmental.  But even with this nifty new objection, they struggled to stay on message.  From the story: “We fear that there is going to be consequences regarding environmental issues,” Carlos Manuel Sada Solana, Mexico’s ambassador to the U.S., said in an interview with the Arizona...

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Conservatives Thrilled as Trump Taps General Mattis for Secretary of Defense

From David French:  Donald Trump has picked an honorable, thoughtful, and courageous warrior to lead the Pentagon. He knows how to lead men in battle. He’s an outstanding strategic thinker, and he’s unencumbered by politically correct nonsense. Trump’s cabinet is shaping up very well indeed, but this choice is his...

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