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C.S. Lewis

Obama’s CYA Option on Bin Laden

May 5, 2012

This week former Attorney General Michael Mukasey published an op ed regarding Obama’s recent Bin Laden-related football-spiking.  It’s scathing and worth reading the whole article.  Mukasey makes the point that real leaders take less credit and more blame than they deserve.  He cites Lincoln after Appomattox, Bush after the capture of Saddam, and Eisenhower after [...]

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Movie Review — The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

December 12, 2010

This latest installment of the Narnia series, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, continues the Pevensie story, focusing on the two youngest, Edmund and Lucy with their annoying cousin Eustace, aiding young King Caspian on a voyage to distant islands near the edge of Narnia. Like all of C.S. Lewis’ Narnia stories, Dawn Treader offers [...]

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“Dawn Treader” is on the Horizon

June 18, 2010

Scouring the Internet this afternoon I bumped into a new trailer for The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader, which I didn’t think was ever going to be finished!  I liked the book — each of CS Lewis’ seven Narnia books has a moral lesson which is great for kids and thoughtful to [...]

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A Dark Room in Binghamton

April 4, 2009

Jiverly Wong (Voong) killed 13 people in Binghamton, New York, yesterday.  He lost his job.  He saw no direction in his life and made the conscious calculation to end the lives of others, barricading doors and wearing body armor while he shot up the Binghamton Immigration Center.  “Coward” hardly describes Wong, but it is a place to start.  [...]

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Movie Review: Prince Caspian

May 18, 2008

  I just got back from viewing The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian at a new movie-viewing location near my new place.  So, let me get right to it without ruining the plot for those who haven’t seen it:  I like C.S. Lewis, for both his fantasy novels and his philosophical works.  Part 1 (or Book [...]

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