Okay, so we’ve been quiet for a while. We thought that in an era where two terrible candidates are taking up all the oxygen in the room each trying to convince you that the other one was worse, neither having anything resembling a legitimate plan (and what plans they do have are terrible), that it… Read More ›
“The Prime Directive is a nice ideal, but have you noticed it never works in practice?” ― Una McCormack From the last few weeks we have seen that Hillary has promised to continue the idiotic foreign policy of Obama (although it is more likely, judging from her own limited independent actions, that she will be… Read More ›
It’s weirdly fascinating how out of wack the world can be. Today it seems like everything the media publishes is a load of finely woven trash to make you care about an issue and to make you lean a certain way. Not all media is like that of course. But too often stories are… Read More ›
Has hell frozen over? Will pigs be flying? President Obama has, according to United With Israel, it is possible. In an interview the president gave at Camp David he explains that peace in the near future between Israel and the Palestinians is not possible. But the epiphany isn’t all what it seems.
As you might expect, as usual, I went into this movie with less than high expectations (I think it’s best, it allows you to be pleasantly surprised). After all, so many of the movies based on young adult fiction have all been less than stellar over the last decade or so (I’m honestly trying to… Read More ›
I was a free range kid, so were most of my friends, and not a single one of us had a cellphone to keep in touch with our parents. I walked through our freezing cold neigborhood at 6am to catch the bus by myself. I stayed home during my homeschool years with my sister (who… Read More ›
There I was, minding my own business on facebook, when I saw it. The ubiquitous “gendered products are stupid and sexist” post. It rolls around every now and then, often from different sources. Usually it’s just some annoying feminist website. This time it was Cracked.com…which is sad, because Cracked occasionally has some funny articles and other… Read More ›
Recently I (MeredithAncret) and one of Elementary Politics other writers, Erica, started a podcast entitled Two Conservative Lesbians. Which is exactly what it sounds like. A weekly show with two witty, non-stereotypical, conservative women talking about politics and current events. We would like to encourage Elementary Politics readers to listen in and subscribe to the… Read More ›