We’re No Longer A Democracy, We’re An Idiocracy

The 2006 movie “Idiocracy” contains the following narrative: “As the 21st century began, human evolution was at a turning point. Natural selection, the process by which the strongest, the smartest, the fastest, reproduced in greater numbers than the rest, a process which had once favored the noblest traits of man, now began to favor different […]

What I want my six-year-old daughter to know about REAL beauty

There was a lot of controversy this week over the obviously racist and shameful comments that were directed toward newly crowned Miss America Nina Davuluri, and nothing I am about to say is meant to denigrate the young women that are involved in these pageants. Nor is this meant to excuse the behavior of the […]