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Top ten posts for August:
- Quote of the day: Conservative or Liberal?
"We don't really care whether you call yourself conservative or liberal. What we care about is whether you defend or undermine individual rights." Still as true as when it was first posted.
- Pre-school non-education vs Montessori education
While many 5-year-olds with years of mainstream pre-school education are starting school unable to count or complete the alphabet, six-year-olds in Montessori classrooms are are counting and understanding the concept of one million, doing long division and binomial equations, and reading and writing their own short stories. How so?
- LIBERTARIANZ SUS: No means no!
John Key doesn’t understand that “no” doesn’t mean “yes.”
- It was never just about smacking, you know
The primary focus of the anti-smacking brigade is not smacking. Once you understand that, you will understand their reaction to the referendum. It was never primarily about smacking, and it was never really about child abuse. It was always about control.
- Quote for a Sunday: On Christianity
"Christianity has acquiesced in slavery and polygamy, has practically canonized war, has, in the name of the Lord, burnt heretics and devastated countries."
- Fat fools call for new taxes on rent and mortgages
Everyone’s got a favourite tax they want to slap on someone to stop the housing bubble happening again. But do few have any idea of what caused it in the first place!
- Objectivist banking business
How banker John Allison used the values of Objectivism to make BB&T Bank one of America’s powerhouses, and having fun doing it. It was done by taking integrity seriously. . .
- Testing the new additions to the blogroll
A truckload of conservative commentators on the blogroll! How in Hades did they sneak in here?
- Freedom for me . . . but I’m not so sure about ye
Mencken used to say that a puritan is someone possessed of the all-pervasive fear that someone, somewhere, might be having fun. Mencken would have noticed lots of puritans about today, huh, many possessing legislative power. . .
- Raising Good Kids
Forget what’s legal or not legal and start looking instead at what’s good – to raise good kids into good adults you’ll want a clear sense of the good yourself.
- Quote of the day: Conservative or Liberal? (89 comments)
- Pre-school non-education vs Montessori education (68)
- Government announces cellphone ban . . . (58)
- LIBERTARIANZ SUS: No means no! (53)
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