John Nantz

Posted January 07, 2016

Donald Trump is a litmus test, but not in the way most conservative pundits have pronounced. Ones opinion of him isnt dispositive of party allegiance, of theoretical purity, or least of allintellectual acumen. What is lost in the entire deranged furor is that the critics themselves threaten the democratic process and destroy their own credibility as they sink to sophomoric tantrums, which erupt like angry pimples reddened by the stresses of unrequited adulation.

Posted November 21, 2015

If youre not engaged politically, youre not much of a Christian. Standing aloof from the critical issues of our era is hardly Christ-like. And, failing to be engaged, informed, and active is failing to fulfill the law of Christ.

Posted October 24, 2015

So if you love gunsthen you need to be shot. You need to feel a bullet rip through your flesh, and if you survive and enjoy the feelingthen the right to bear arms will be all yours.

Posted October 17, 2015

The first Democrat debate sponsored by CNN went as well as any rational person would have predicteda crowning occurred, a diadem was passed, and the nudity of the queen plenipotentiary was covered.

Posted October 09, 2015

Before the smell of gun powder wafted away on the crisp Oregon breeze, President Obama scrambled to the podium to demonize an inanimate object, a tool.

Posted September 25, 2015

Consuming our own is not a demonstration of authenticity but of gullibility and it will certainly never satiate a liberal media who cares nothing for intellectual integrity, prosecuting their totalitarian agenda by any means necessary.

Posted August 04, 2015

Donald Trump and Sarah Palin are Washington pariahs. Mention either name and emotions flare into swollen, ruddy passion. Opinions spill interspersed with hurried spittle as commentators struggle to operate their mouths with enough alacrity to keep pace with their emotions masquerading as thought.

Posted July 25, 2015

This is my rifle. There are many like it, but this one is mine.

Posted July 15, 2015

Matt Walsh, thats who. So, who is Matt Walsh? Some pinko-commie? A left-wing tenured professor lurking in the halls of academe?

Posted June 30, 2015

Pope Francis says that its hypocritical to be a Christian and manufacture or invest in the manufacture of weapons.The Church of Rome, whose magnificent center, the renowned St. Peters Basilica, located within the city built on seven hills, has never shied from controversy.

Posted June 21, 2015

Barack Obamas legacy is race. Not unity, but strife. Not fellowship, but discord.

Posted June 07, 2015

By degrees, we are losing the shining city upon a hill. All that glittered golden in the warm light of Liberty is tarnished in the dank and humid fog expelled by a ubiquitous bureaucracy and an army of apparatchiks.

Posted May 26, 2015

If America ought to learn anything from the presidency of Barack Hussein Obama, its that inexperience may be a handicap, but unpatriotic sentiment is fatal to the body politic.

Posted April 20, 2015

Countless souls have made the spectral walk to the gallows, heard the dusty rasp of deaths mournful eulogy whispered odiously from his pale throat, dead man walking.

Posted April 13, 2015

A picture isnt always worth a thousand words and a smart phone video can actually be less descriptive of reality than a surrealist landscape.

Posted April 06, 2015

If you went looking for the Apostle Paul an aeon ago, you might expect to find him mumbling platitudes in a dusty monastery, fumbling beads in some inane act of farcical devotion, locked for all time in a dingy prayer closet lit only by the nimbus of sainthood; or maybe, having assumed a vow of poverty, laboring in full time Christian service, whatever that meansin practical obscurity.

Posted March 29, 2015

What Indianas Religious Freedom Restoration Act does is bring governance back into parity with the original and plainly communicated intent of the framers of the Constitution. It prevents the tyranny of the special interest and provides a bulwark for everyone who cares deeply about their faith.

Posted March 26, 2015

The Civil Rights movement, begun by serious and thoughtful people to address racism and bigotry, is now a staggering monstrosity, bastardized by radicals, revolutionaries, the greedy, and the depraved.

Posted March 22, 2015

Racism in America is on life support. After generations of legitimate struggle by serious people, racism as a systemic component is as illusory as a pink elephant.

Posted March 15, 2015

At Planet Fitness anyone can be anything they imagine themselves to be. Its a three ring circus of maniacal, liberal democracy.