Angela Duckworth’s Book, “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance”

Angela Duckworth joined the Michael Medved Show to discuss her latest book, “ Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance.” Amazon writes about the book: “In this instant New York Times bestseller, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed—be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people—that the secret to outstanding achievement is not...

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DeVos: You Can Kiss Common Core Goodbye

The likely future secretary of education Betsy DeVos said making education great again “means expanding choices and options to give every child the opportunity for a quality education regardless of their zip code or family circumstances. This means letting states set their own standards and finally putting an end to...

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Medved: Resist the Temptation of Pointless Press Battles

As he prepares to assume power, President-elect Trump and those of us who support his agenda of conservative reform should resist the temptation for pointless battles with the press. Liberal media bias is nothing new—and the most successful conservatives, like Reagan, managed to transcend it. Richard Nixon, on the other...

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Christian Artists Face Prison Time for Refusing to Work on Gay Wedding

From their lawyer:  The issue here is whether the government can force artists to create art in violation of their convictions and this ordinance actually imposes jail time potentially on artists as well as fines (Christian Post).  Again, the media has no issue with discrimination against someone based upon conviction...

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Biden Blames Press for Hillary Loss

The same press that blistered Trump non stop.  Biden insists “Hillary Clinton was the single most qualified on the fact of it to run for president of the United States that we’ve had, period. It wasn’t that she didn’t have all these ideas. She did. But the press, you didn’t cover...

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THR 12/10/16: America Commemorates the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

media, Gorsuch, Trump chooses General H.R. McMaster for NSA chief

Author and seminary president Albert Mohler on his Briefing program gives his analysis of Pearl Harbor on its 75th anniversary. Dennis Prager argues that the war on Christmas is a war on joy itself. Michael Medved reports on Donald Trump’s “thank you” tour. Hugh Hewitt converses with Van Jones about...

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Davenport: California Seceding From President Trump’s U.S.

To the list of 23 celebrities who have said they are leaving the country if Donald Trump became President, we can now add one of the 50 states.  An effort is under way for California to secede from Donald Trump’s United States. “Calexit” seeks a ballot initiative or a constitutional...

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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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