Remember Aesop's boy who cried wolf. After falsely claiming that a wolf was on the prowl, none of the villagers believed the boy when a real wolf appeared. Is there a better analogy for Trump in 2016?
The Guardian published an op-ed by an unidentified author explaining how a secular worldview nearly turned him into an "alt-right" racist. The article appears to be a hoax but is still spreading
Milo Yiannopoulos recent campus lecture circuit has created quite a stir among triggered college students. But what about all those who have come to hear him speak?
For almost 30 years, political historian Allan J. Lichtman's "keys to the White House" has been the most accurate advanced forecasting model of American presidential elections. So what about 2016?
After 1985 Manuel Noriega was transformed from a leader into an issue. The Reagan administration had substantial knowledge of what Noriega was doing in the early 1980s, however conditions in the United States were not conducive to an aggressive agenda in Panama. As more and more media attention...
I know of no society in human history that ever suffered because its people became too desirous of evidence in support of their core beliefs.” -Sam Harris, Letter to a Christian Nation
On July 6, 1854, a crowd that numbered as high as 10,000, crowded into Jackson, Michigan in what has often been considered the founding of the Republican Party. In just six politically charged years, the coalition of radicals, conservatives, former Whigs, Free Soilers and Know-Nothings,...
A look at Ted Bundy, the most notorious serial killer in American History.
The Panama Canal is one of the twentieth century's great engineering achievements. Before its completion however, decades of diplomacy would take place ultimately leading to the creation of the nation of Panama.
The first government of the United States is often overlooked in our collective memory. The Articles of Confederation represent a profoundly different philosophical view of democracy.
Are you ready for the rapture? Like most predictions, the Bible carefully crafted its predictions to exist without being falsifiable, while genuine purporting to predict future events.