Author Archives: jonwrowe

Science, Not Woo Woo

I recently blogged about a theory of human psychology (I honestly don’t know what to call it) that I hope slowly unfolds on my blogs over the next few years. I hesitate to discuss this because, as far as I … Continue reading

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I Get Hate Mail-Hate Comments

Not very often. In fact, almost never. (Scrupulously avoiding the ad hominem goes a long way here.) So when I see one, I pay attention. From the following post entitled, Three Misuses of the American Founding & Religion For Political … Continue reading

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Allan Bloom on Firing Line

I’ve waited a long time for this. The first 5 minutes is on YouTube. I’ll look and see if I can find the whole thing. You can buy the DVD of the program for $10 here.

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Comic Book Art is Real Art

That and some other things from the following that I recorded in 2007.

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Is it Just Me?

Or is my categorization correct in an objective sense? Most notable artists, even talented soul filled ones, wouldn’t dare try to do “Georgia” and still be taken seriously (that is, not thought of as a glorified Wedding Singer). Richard Manuel … Continue reading

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Pot is Bad For the Brain

It takes a nice, peaceful, brilliantly talented hippie guitarist — Jeff “Skunk” Baxter of the Doobie Bros. — and turns him into a Republican military strategist. From 2001: He’s currently working for the Department of Defense as an adviser to … Continue reading

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Howard Stern Illustrates A Reality in Which Most Folks are Not Aware

As I noted in my last post, we are going to look all over to place to understand what I want to convey. This relates to a rut many well intentioned otherwise good middle class parents fall into. There are … Continue reading

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A New Direction

I had an “a ha” moment today. I’m going to start blogging about a complex topic which I’ve only hinted at over the past six years. I don’t even know what to call it because I DO NOT want to … Continue reading

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One Instance Where I think the Religious Left is more Biblical

No it’s not on redistribution. Certainly, charity and voluntarily giving away wealth is a biblical concept. I’m not convinced government redistribution is. Yes, I understand modern capitalism arose out of “Christendom.” (Arguably a lot of a-biblical and anti-biblical things did … Continue reading

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Who Are the Righteous

This post does not intend to be another “David Barton sucks” post. Rather it seriously asks what some of his more vocal critics have not: Who are the “righteous”? In the most recent voter video Wallbuilders produces, Barton harps on … Continue reading

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