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  • Dear Mr. Security Agent: A letter to law enforcement

    01/07/2013 6:54:35 AM PST · by Travis McGee · 227 replies
    Western Rifle Shooters Association ^ | January 7, 2013 | Matt Bracken
    Dear Mr. Security Agent, Federal, state, or local. You, the man or woman with the badge, the sworn LEO or FLEA and those who inhabit the many law enforcement niches in between and on all sides. This essay is directed to you, because in the end, how this turmoil about gun control turns out will depend largely upon your decisions and actions over the coming months and years. I sincerely wish that members of Congress—who may soon be voting on new gun control measures—would read this essay, but I realize that’s a pipe dream, considering the impenetrable bubbles around those...
  • The Women of Middle Earth (Great Article!)

    12/19/2003 2:23:21 PM PST · by Pyro7480 · 28 replies · 1,096+ views
    Catholic Exchange ^ | 12/18/2003 | Christine O'Donnell
    The Women of Middle EarthIn the midst of piles of Lord of the Rings merchandise on every shelf, Tolkien’s wisdom is applied to just about everything — Tolkien and industrialization, Tolkien and communism, Tolkien and religion, etc. What’s surprising, especially in today’s hypersensitive post-Gloria Steinem world, is the dearth of commentary on Tolkien and women. The Bittersweet Complexities of True Womanhood Even as I researched this article, the only writings on Tolkien and feminism I found were on websites for freebee high school essays. Why is there seemingly so little written about Tolkien and women? Tolkien critics have accused the...