Holidays

Independence Day and the ‘Woke’ Revolution

Bruce Thornton, Not since the Civil War has Independence Day been celebrated amidst such threats to our country’s political heritage. Not since the Civil War has Independence Day been celebrated… read more Independence Day and the ‘Woke’ Revolution

Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as death toll nears 100,000

Americans sunbathed on beaches, fished from boats and strolled on boardwalks this holiday weekend, but the occasional person wearing a mask was a constant reminder that the world is still… read more Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as death toll nears 100,000

The Positives and Negatives of Being Stuck at Home in LA

Michael Reagan, What’s the use of living in sunny L.A.? It’s bad enough that it has been raining for what seems like months. Now I have a mayor, Eric Garcetti, telling… read more The Positives and Negatives of Being Stuck at Home in LA

Grieving at Christmas

Cal Thomas, “There’s a grief that can’t be spoken. There’s a pain goes on and on. Empty chairs at empty tables Now my friends are dead and gone.” — Marius,… read more Grieving at Christmas

5 Heartwarming Stories to Share This Christmas Season

Katie Yoder In anticipation of the upcoming election year, negative stories abound in the media. But, this Christmas season, outlets are also sharing stories of hope and good news –… read more 5 Heartwarming Stories to Share This Christmas Season

Trumps attend music-filled church service on Christmas Eve

Trump says North Korea may be planning nice ‘Christmas gift’ President Donald Trump said Tuesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be planning to give him “a nice… read more Trumps attend music-filled church service on Christmas Eve

Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays is no longer about putting a stranger at ease

The primary function of both greetings now is to characterize the speaker, serving as a badge of group identification. December is often stressful — there can be relatives to visit,… read more Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays is no longer about putting a stranger at ease

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas not a creature was stirring, not even Democrats

Derek Hunter, ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even the Democrats who swore to the nation that the President of… read more ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas not a creature was stirring, not even Democrats

Merry Christmas: NORAD Santa Tracker 2019

Merry Christmas, As the North American Aerospace Defense Command conducts its primary mission of defending the homeland, it stands ready to continue its tradition of tracking Santa’s journey around the… read more Merry Christmas: NORAD Santa Tracker 2019

Happy Holidays Google doodles celebrating Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, Christmas 2019

Google Doodles? What have you Googled today? It’s that time of year when people far and wide scour the internet for last-minute gifts and answers to their annual holiday questions… read more Happy Holidays Google doodles celebrating Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, Christmas 2019

As a Pro-lifer, ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Is Hard to Watch

Shawn Carney In the Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life, viewers witness what would have happened to the small town of Bedford Falls if resident George Bailey got his wish to… read more As a Pro-lifer, ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Is Hard to Watch

Is there really a ‘war on Christmas?’

A new poll seems to have settled the “war on Christmas” argument, for now, finding that more people prefer saying “merry Christmas” than “happy holidays.” The findings are from Saint… read more Is there really a ‘war on Christmas?’