Southerners don’t grow up without being surrounded by music. It permeates everything we do down here, and — as much as the food and literary traditions that dominate Southern culture — the music of the South informs and reflects our experiences. I grew up with music playing around me, and one of the bands I […]Read more "From PJ Media: Gregg Allman, 1947-2017"
It’s precious when scientists try to explain away faith. Because many scientists at the university level today come from a background where faith is an alien concept, we often come across studies that try to attribute belief in the supernatural to evolution or to a trick of the brain. One new study attempts to link what […]Read more "From PJ Media: Scientists Attempt to Find Link Between ‘Religious Fundamentalism’ and Brain Damage"
Normally people put this statement at the end of articles about celebrities who have committed suicide, but I want to get this out right here at the top: If you’re considering suicide, you’re not alone, and you can receive help and hope. Please read these words from my friend Kira Davis (who has faced her own […]Read more "From PJ Media: Chris Cornell’s 10 Best Songs"
The rhetoric stemming from the Left toward conservatives and those who supported Donald Trump has grown increasingly shrill and violent — and it doesn’t show signs of abating anytime soon. When people run over elected officials or heckle them when they talk about their terminally ill child, social justice warfare has gone too far. And […]Read more "From PJ Media: Meet a Leftist Who Is Leaving What She Calls “the SJW Cult”"
The very idea of blasphemy laws sounds so foreign to American ears, doesn’t it? To be honest, when I hear the mention of anti-blasphemy statutes, my mind goes straight to the Middle East and nations that practice Sharia law. But, believe it or not, comedian Stephen Fry is in hot water over blasphemy laws. The […]Read more "From PJ Media: Comedian Stephen Fry Is Under Investigation for Blasphemy in Ireland"
Monti Carlo had a dream to become a Food Network host. Her show Help My Yelp debuted earlier this month and airs on Mondays at 10:00 p.m. I became a huge fan and cheerleader of hers when she appeared on the third season of MasterChef in 2012, though I didn’t connect my memories of her […]Read more "From PJ Media: ‘Help My Yelp’ Host Monti Carlo Shares Her Inspiring Story"
In our modern lifestyle we look for people to place on a pedestal and revere as famous. We love to either vicariously live the life of fame through our celebrity heroes, or we like to pretend that the stars are just like us. This fact is even true in the modern church. The influence and […]Read more "From PJ Media: Why We Shouldn’t Put Christian ‘Celebrities’ on a Pedestal"