true http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2718/all en Time to Focus on Real Star of Christmas http://www.mrc.org/commentary/time-focus-real-star-christmas <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> </p><p>More than nine out of 10 Americans celebrate Christmas - even atheists, agnostics or believers in other faiths, according to surveys by <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/news/religion/2010-12-20-unchristmas20_ST_N.htm?loc=interstitialskip">LifeWay Research and USA TODAY/Gallup</a>. They might be roasting chestnuts over an open fire, decking the halls with boughs of holly or trying to get the Chipmunks Christmas song out of their heads, but they are celebrating.</p> <br /> <p>The problem is, what are they celebrating?</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/time-focus-real-star-christmas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Culture added atheists celebrating Children Christ Christmas classic claus correct cousin department discover feast gay god grinch happy heart holiday holidays joy people propaganda rimes shopping shows society totenberg true world year years Thu, 13 Jan 2011 10:44:00 +0000 admin 2108 at http://www.mrc.org DeMint: Ben Nelson, Joe Lieberman Caucusing with GOP for Control of Senate 'Possible' http://www.mrc.org/articles/demint-ben-nelson-joe-lieberman-caucusing-gop-control-senate-possible <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>By many measures, the Republicans are only expected to gain eight seats in the upcoming midterm elections, which would not be enough the GOP to wrestle control away from the Democrats in the new Congress in 2011. But is there another way?</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/demint-ben-nelson-joe-lieberman-caucusing-gop-control-senate-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Politics ben caucusing congress DeMint democratic domestic elected election GOP independent intrade joe Kudlow leader lieberman liebermann majority mcconnell mitch nelson parties party policies possibility report Republican scenario Senate senators true upcoming Fri, 29 Oct 2010 04:05:00 +0000 admin 27050 at http://www.mrc.org Bad Company II http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/bad-company-ii <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2006/Bad_Company_II_Executive_Summary.html">See Executive Summary</a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/bad-company-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Business 2006 academy actor actress american anti asked audiences award back bad behavior big braddock business businessman businessmen character characters cinderella claims companies company constant Corruption country crimes criminal criminals depicted depicting didnt director drug easy evil executives family film films find gardener gave good government half henderson history hollywood included industry joe johnston left liberal life made major make movie Movies murder murrow negative nominees north oil Oscar owner participant people percent pharmaceuticals portrayed positive problem prominent put reflected role showed similar skoll social stall success supporting syriana things told tom top true unethical violence wasnt Women work world worst year Wed, 09 Aug 2006 19:33:00 +0000 admin 30557 at http://www.mrc.org