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ConservaTibbs.com archives: 2014

My extensive record of criticizing law enforcement -- December 31, 2014

The murder of two NYPD officers, rhetoric and police safety -- December 22, 2014

About those "We Can't Breathe" shirts in NBA games -- December 19, 2014

School discipline, race and fairness -- December 18, 2014

Due process, campus rape and false allegations -- December 17, 2014

Eric Garner is not Michael Brown -- December 15, 2014

Roger Goodell is a liar and a hypocrite -- December 12, 2014

Republicans need to fill the 2015 ballot -- December 11, 2014

Facebook, free speech, threats and criminal law -- December 10, 2014

Re-alignment of NBA divisions? -- December 9, 2014

A window into the mind of an obsessive nitpicker -- December 8, 2014

The never-ending Creationism vs. Evolution debate -- Herald-Times, December 4, 2014 (Comments)

Children, the state, and reproductive "rights" -- November 26, 2014

1, 2, 3, 4 we don't need another war -- November 24, 2014

Stop whining about student voters! -- November 21, 2014

Just approve Obama's nominees, Republicans -- November 20, 2014

When "personhood" laws go off the rails -- November 19, 2014

Burial vs. Cremation in the Christian faith -- November 18, 2014

Following up on "marriage equality" vs. religious liberty -- November 17, 2014

Republicans do not have a mandate from the 2014 election -- November 14, 2014

Idiotic censorship in Arizona -- November 12, 2014

The Republican wave of 2002 seems so far away now... -- November 10, 2014

Election Day or Election Month? -- November 7, 2014

Ebola, facts, fearmongering and smears -- November 3, 2014

What is freedom, really? -- October 31, 2014

Christians and Halloween -- October 30, 2014

NBA Draft lottery reform is dead... for now. -- October 29, 2014

Shameful corporate welfare to Planned Parenthood -- Herald-Times, October 29, 2014 (Comments)

"Marriage equality" on a collision course with religious liberty -- Bloomington Herald-Times, October 28, 2014 (Comments)

When government solves a problem it created -- October 27, 2014

Cord cutters and subscription services -- October 24, 2014

The county council's shameful handout to Planned Parenthood -- October 22, 2014

Using laptops in class, and common courtesy -- October 20, 2014

Malala Yousafzai wins the Nobel Peace Prize -- October 17, 2014

Reaping the whirlwind -- October 16, 2014

We should not be celebrating suicide -- October 15, 2014

Monroe County Commissioner: Libertarians vs. Republicans -- October 13, 2014

Random thoughts of the day -- October 10, 2014

School lunches, Seven Oaks and personal responsibility -- October 8, 2014

The Willie Horton ad was 100% true and fair -- October 6, 2014

Political Correctness endorses man-on-woman violence -- October 3, 2014

Pseudonyms for letters to the editor? Absolutely not! -- October 2, 2014

Supporting Seven Oaks Classical School -- October 1, 2014

Want to drive to your destination? "Papers, please." -- September 29, 2014

The importance of the 2014 elections -- September 26, 2014

Needless fearmongering about violent crime -- Herald-Times, September 25, 2014 (Comments)

Adrian Peterson, spanking, child abuse and liberty -- September 24, 2014

Due process and sexual assault, revisited -- September 22, 2014

If inflammatory language is used, it should have a purpose -- September 19, 2014

Reject Planned Parenthood's request for corporate welfare -- September 17, 2014

More thoughts on campus rape and due process -- September 15, 2014

Corporations, personhood, free speech and SCOTUS -- September 12, 2014

Should crime victims be punished? -- September 10, 2014

Going to the other extreme is not a solution -- September 8, 2014

Sexual assault, due process and civil liberties -- September 5, 2014

Random thoughts of the day -- September 03, 2014

Courting vs. Dating: The debate rages -- September 1, 2014

No good can come by being belligerent with police -- August 29, 2014

Thoughts on Facebook Messenger -- August 27, 2014

Mireille Miller-Young is a terrorist, plain and simple -- August 24, 2014

"We never should have gone into Iraq..." -- August 22, 2014

Monroe County Democrats fund child abuse with tax money -- August 20, 2014

Judy Sharp should apologize for wasting tax money -- Herald-Times, August 19, 2014 (Comments)

"What about black on black crime, huh?" -- August 18, 2014

A tragic shooting and civil unrest in Ferguson -- August 15, 2014

Obama's anti-constitutional war on sermons -- August 13, 2014

Following up - No corporate welfare for Planned Parenthood -- August 11, 2014

A commuter tax in Monroe County? -- August 8, 2014

The law, the world, and salvation -- August 6, 2014

Pointless PC pandering by Marvel Comics -- August 4, 2014

The last line of defense for unborn babies -- August 1, 2014

Courts should not be writing health care policy -- July 31, 2014

An infinite number of man's petty laws... -- July 30, 2014

Judy Sharp's wasteful abuse of tax money -- July 28, 2014

Immigration politics: A double dose of double standards -- July 25, 2014

A post where I actually defend Hillary Clinton -- July 23, 2014

Students should care about local politics -- July 21, 2014

Restricting dangerous fireworks vs. smoking bans -- July 18, 2014

Indiana's dangerous and irresponsible fireworks laws -- July 16, 2014

Since when is child abuse a legitimate law enforcement tool? -- July 14, 2014

Hobby Lobby, FDA labels and entitlements -- July 11, 2014

Separate marriage and state? -- July 9, 2014

Looking back on Benjamin Smith and free speech -- July 4, 2014

Non-intervention is not isolationism -- July 2, 2014

Stop public handouts for Planned Parenthood -- Indianapolis Star, July 2, 2014

Eugenics, vasectomies and minimizing harm -- June 30, 2014

Twenty five years of dominance in San Antonio -- June 27, 2014

Washington Redskins, property rights and free speech -- June 25, 2014

Planned Parenthood funding scandal continues -- June 24, 2014

Moral issues on which there can be no ambiguity? -- June 23, 2014

Universities making Christian faith mean nothing -- June 20, 2014

Where to publish letters to the editor? -- June 18, 2014

The frightening militarization of law enforcement -- June 16, 2014

No-knock paramilitary raids and the War on Drugs -- Herald-Times, June 16, 2014 (Comments)

Defective product or defective parents? -- June 13, 2014

MyFamily.com comes to a sad but expected end -- June 12, 2014

Pathetic and dangerous excuses by Obama apologists -- June 10, 2014

Baby suffers horrific burns thanks to War on Drugs, Part III -- June 9, 2014

Protecting the basic human rights of prisoners -- June 6, 2014

Baby suffers horrific burns thanks to War on Drugs, Part II -- June 4, 2014

Movie Review: Days of Future Past -- June 3, 2014

Baby suffers horrific burns thanks to War on Drugs -- June 2, 2014

The history of corporate welfare to Planned Parenthood -- May 30, 2014

Evaluating emotions instead of logic -- May 27, 2014

Observations about role-playing games -- May 28, 2014, 2014

Using weakness to oppress others -- May 23, 2014

Like it or not, Donald Sterling has a point -- May 22, 2014

In defense of capital punishment -- May 20, 2014

Random thoughts of the day -- May 19, 2014

Fighting rape on college campuses -- May 16, 2014

No corporate welfare for Planned Parenthood -- Herald-Times, May 16, 2014 (Comments)

Thoughts on blog hosting services -- May 14, 2014

Lethal injection should be abolished -- May 12, 2014

Time to end corporate welfare for Planned Parenthood -- May 9, 2014

Movie Review: Amazing Spider-Man 2 -- May 8, 2014

Learn to drive or get off the road! -- May 6, 2014

Donald Sterling, privacy, hypocrisy and the Thought Police -- May 5, 2014

Thoughts on the affirmative action ruling from SCOTUS -- May 2, 2014

In five of the last six national elections... -- April 30, 2014

The hypocrisy of opposing intolerance by being intolerant -- April 28, 2014

Thoughts on the "Slut Walk" and effective protest -- April 25, 2014

An offensive glurge about the "world's toughest job" -- April 23, 2014

Kruzan's secrecy is not acceptable -- April 21, 2014

Conference dominance and restructuring the NBA Playoffs -- April 19, 2014

Posse Comitatus and police militarization -- April 16, 2014

Modesty standards are not oppressive -- April 14, 2014

Kruzan's secrecy is troublesome -- Herald-Times, April 14, 2014

What is the Kruzan administration trying to hide? -- April 11, 2014

Barack Obama's White House: A hate-filled zone -- April 10, 2014

Using financial terrorism to to protect the innocent -- April 9, 2014

Triple threat from redneck road rage -- April 7, 2014

Pence stands up for civil liberties -- April 4, 2014

Low-barrier shelters and intellectual honesty -- April 2, 2014

I never criticize Republicans! -- April 1, 2014

"Positive" rights and "negative" rights -- March 31, 2014

Corrupt prosecutors in Durham, North Carolina -- March 28, 2014

A completely backwards orientation on student safety -- March 26, 2014

A Fourteenth Amendment "right" to abortion? -- March 24, 2014

"Jake's Law" and the expanding nanny state -- March 21, 2014

Supervising teens and local government schemes -- March 20, 2014

Hopkins social services funding schedule 2014 -- March 19, 2014

Modesty, shame, and the proper role of sex -- March 17, 2014

An absurd and misogynistic ruling -- March 14, 2014

"Animal Room" is the worst movie ever made -- March 13, 2014

Public vs. private - words mean things! -- March 12, 2014

Take the politicians off welfare -- Herald-Times, March 12, 2014

Chain restaurants in downtown Bloomington -- March 10, 2014

The human rights crisis in American prisons -- March 7, 2014

Reconsidering "one and done" in the NBA -- March 6, 2014

Religious freedom is hanging by a thread -- March 5, 2014

Homosexual marriage and polygamy -- March 4, 2014

Religious freedom vs. mandatory acceptance -- March 3, 2014

Sexual assault, due process and protecting students -- February 28, 2014

Lying to your customers is not good business -- February 27, 2014

We need to stop defending "traditional marriage" -- February 26, 2014

No one is forcing anything on anyone with HJR-3 -- Bloomington Herald-Times, February 25, 2014

The perils of social media: Don't feed the trolls -- February 21, 2014

ObamaCare and the Christian work ethic -- February 19, 2014

Hiding the blood on our hands through censorship -- Indiana Daily Student, February 19, 2014

Hunting, morality, and the animal kingdom -- February 18, 2014

Don Bates is the best choice for Hoosier Republicans -- February 13, 2014

CDBG grants and the Tenth Amendment -- Hoosier Access, February 13, 2014

A foolish switch to an inferior platform -- Herald-Times, February 13, 2014

Marijuana, alcohol, and Libertarians discrediting themselves -- February 12, 2014

Don Bates speaks to the IU College Republicans -- February 11, 2014

Deranged Leftists erupt in anger... over snow removal! -- February 10, 2014

Jahi McMath and an unexplained bloodlust -- February 7, 2014

Looking back on "three strikes" moderation -- February 6, 2014

Disagreement does not constitute a "lie" -- February 5, 2014

Those buffer zones around Massachusetts abortion "clinics" -- February 4, 2014

Indiana Pacers set themselves back ten years -- February 3, 2014

House Bill 1351 needs to be defeated -- Hoosier Access, January 31, 2013

Selling legal products legally is a "crime" now? -- January 30, 2014

Alfred Kinsey is the personification of evil -- January 29, 2014

Random thoughts of the day -- January 27, 2014

Letís be real about the marriage amendment -- Hoosier Access, January 26, 2014

A silly argument over texting leads to death -- January 24, 2014

Figure skating in the Winter Olympics -- January 23, 2014

If only we had a do-nothing bureaucracy -- Hoosier Access, January 23, 2014

Honor Martin Luther King Jr. by defending the defenseless -- January 21, 2014

Second Amendment rights: HB 1018 needs a hearing -- Hoosier Access, January 18, 2014

The "Smokers Rights" law should be repealed -- January 17, 2014

The one exception to my opposition to term limits -- January 16, 2014

The moral component of unemployment benefits -- January 15, 2014

The New Jersey traffic scandal and 2016 -- January 14, 2014

Chris Christie and a politically motivated traffic disaster -- January 13, 2014

Abortion: A spiritual question and grieving for little ones -- January 12, 2014

Following up on my Rally for Life LTTE -- January 10, 2014

What makes a rivalry in the NBA? -- January 9, 2014

Lowering the standards for women in combat -- January 7, 2013

Mandatory minimums are not outdated -- Hoosier Access, January 6, 2014

Come to the 2014 Rally for Life -- Herald-Times, January 05, 2014 (Comments)

Topless protests: This is a thing now? Really? -- January 3, 201

A legislative agenda for 2014 -- January 2, 2014