Idolizing Celebrities Instead Of America’s True Heroes

Hollywood actors and stadium-filling musical artists are the heroes of modern society. It’s unfortunate, but true. We devour the escapism of movies, we bathe in the infinitely varied rhythms, lyrics, and melodies of music, and we find ourselves titillated to hear any rumors involving the personal lives of celebrities. Celebrities can be forgiven for thinking highly of themselves since, after all, we think highly of them. We made them rich and famous. We built the glittering thrones upon which Read more […]

The Intolerant Tolerants

“What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error; let us pardon reciprocally each other’s folly – that is the first law of nature.” – Voltaire Once again, we’ve come into the season of intolerance. It always seems that Christmas time—ironically, in my book—is the time when intolerance shows its face far more often than during the rest of the year. I believe it’s because Christmas brings out all the angry atheists, and the liberal, Christ-hating Read more […]