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Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/29/2017- God’s Character, Christian Evangelism, and Obamacare

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/29/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis start the show with a discussion of God’s character and the implications of that. We then move over to debates with the Christian community  regarding how to evangelize Muslims and other non-believers. We finish with the Republican betrayal of the people who elected them, in part, to rid us of the albatross of Obamacare. We expose liars and phonies like Rob Portman, Lisa Murkowski, John McCain, etc. who ran on the promise to repeal Obamacare then voted against it.

Posted in Apologetics, Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Economics, Federal Legislation, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, The Vote.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/22/2017- It’s Bizarre Out There…And There’s A Reason For That

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/22/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis analyze the bizarre happenings around all of us and explain why it’s not all that difficult to understand why and even predict, in general terms, what will happen in the future.

Article Links- Teenagers laugh and joke while a fellow human being drowns

Police say teens filmed and mocked a drowning man

US Congress makes Charlie Gard and his parents permanent US residents

What is Edwards Syndrome?

Posted in Apologetics, Biblical Worldview, Critical Thinking, Life Issues, Podcast, Private Property, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/15/2017- Charlie Gard In Depth

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/15/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis look at the Charlie Gard case in some detail and with a biblical worldview in mind.

Article links- A technically flawed explanation of the Charlie Gard situation submitted by the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission

The Patients Rights Organization

Posted in Apologetics, Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Family, Life Issues, Marriage and Family, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, The Church.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/8/2017- The Intricacies Of The Ohio Budget And Unintended Consequences

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/8/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss the Ohio budget follies and the overrides of gubernatorial vetoes. That segues into the developing race to replace John Kasich and grandstanding by the potential candidates. Grandstanding always has unintended consequences and that leads to a deeper discussion of pharmaceutical marketing issues.

Posted in Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Ohio Legislation, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, State Legislation, The Vote.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/1/2017- Ohio Budget Disaster, Ohio Health Buffoonery, And Another Special Election Disaster For Democrats

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/1/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis analyze the Ohio legislature’s sudden reckoning with the budget that they created by giving a tax and spend RINO governor everything he wanted so he could be elected president and get them all Washington DC appointments. We discuss the Kansas budget issue and work to debunk the socialist argument that lower taxes caused the problem. We also discuss the Ohio Department of Health and their complete disconnect from reality in ignoring the homosexual community and the inherent danger of doing what they do while encouraging them to stop smoking…huh?

Article links- Dissolve Illinois?

Posted in Biblical Worldview, Critical Thinking, Economics, Ohio Legislation, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, State Legislation, Taxation, The Vote.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/17/2017- The Boiling Pot Blows Off The Lid

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/17/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis analyze the attempted massacre of Republican Congressmen by a radical socialist and professional protester in suburban Washington DC. We discuss the hypocrisy of the left in allowing if not encouraging rhetoric calling for violence against conservative Republicans

Article links- Fifteen times celebrities envisioned violence Trump and Republicans

Julianne Moore demonstrates that she is very pretty and very dimwitted

Pat Buchanan asks if we are on the edge of a civil war

 

Posted in 2nd Amendment, Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Constitution, Crime and Punishment, Critical Thinking, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/10/2017- Welcome To The Jungle

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/10/2017- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss creating a handy guide to understanding the times and actually have to work to understand what some of the terms in the guide mean. We analyze what is wrong with modern education including church education and what it is leading to. This leads to an interesting sidebar discussion on William Shakespeare and who he was.

Article links- Social Justice mobs emulate “A Clockwork Orange” at Evergreen State University in Washington state

Kathy Griffin piles on herself with an embarrassing press conference

 

Posted in Apologetics, Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Education, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, The Church.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/3/2017- A Deeper Look At Islam, How Monument Destroyers Are Like The Taliban, And The Glaring Stupidity Of Kathy Griffin

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/3/2017-Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis analyze an article expanding on the discussion on Islamic doctrinal differences appearing on the Breitbart website. We ask who is more like the Taliban- those who want to look at US history in a broader context or those who wish to impose their interpretation of history, especially regarding the War Between The States on everyone. We also analyze the glittering moronicity of Kathy Griffin.

Article links- Understanding the factions inside Islam

Posted in Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Media, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 5/27/2017- Memorial Day-A Look Back And Look Forward

Our Principles and Policies radio show for Saturday May 27, 2017. Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss the origins and meaning of Memorial Day. We also discuss important distinctions in doctrinal differences between protestants and Roman Catholics vs. doctrinal differences between factions within Islam. We also explain how children are stolen ideologically from their parents by the educational system.

Article links- Debbie Wasserman-Schultz threatens for gathering evidence on a crime by Congressional Democratic staffers

Democratic IT staffers under investigation flee to Pakistan for asylum and treated like heroes

Posted in Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Critical Thinking, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar.


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 5/20/2017- The Tyranny Of Unintended Consequences

Our Principles and Policies radio show for Saturday May 20, 2017. Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss a lawsuit brought by widely disparate political websites against the State of Ohio for passing a clearly unconstitutional law purportedly for the purpose of restricting online harassment but is ripe for abuse in prosecution of speech critical of government or members of the government.

Article links- Lawsuit filed against online harassment law by liberal blog Plunderbund and the Portage County Tea Party

Democrat Representative Val Dennings proves that she is constitutionally ignorant and therefore disqualified from holding a federal elective office

Eugene Volokh weighs in on the Ohio internet harassment law. He’s not impressed

 

Posted in Biblical Worldview, Commentary, Constitution, Critical Thinking, Ohio Legislation, Podcast, Public Policy Principles News, Public Policy Radar, The Vote.