Category Archives: Life

Chivalrous Romance

An essay written by my friend Mr. Smith on the nature of Chivalrous romance within Sir Walter Scott’s historical adventure, “Ivanhoe.”  It provides some interesting analysis on the nature of Ivanhoe’s character. Enjoy! ———————————————————————————— Did Ivanhoe Marry the Right Woman? … Continue reading

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Ask the Master – Dating

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The Dark Knight of the Soul

It seems there is an underlying condemnation among several Christian groups for Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight.” The condemnations tend to focus on the sinister aspect of the Joker’s character, as well as how dark, gritty, and violent the film … Continue reading

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Where Conservatism Goes Wrong

I have to say that my inspiration for this post comes after much intellectual deliberation and reflection, especially on the topic of America’s current dilemma.  We have the most radically liberal President in the History of the United States; one … Continue reading

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Top Soundtracks – Master Xavier’s Favorites

Well this has been on my mind for a bit, so I’ve decided to a do a sort of review for my top 10 favorite soundtracks.  Most of you know me well enough, so you can account for my geekdom … Continue reading

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Robin Hood – Misses the Mark

Don’t let the post title deceive you, I am currently still analyzing the film and am arriving at some very mixed reviews.  I suppose I will have to join the many other professional reviews and give the film about 3 … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Face of the Master Race

An Introduction One of the most  controversial aspects of the 20th Century has been the Nazi attempt at formulating the “Master Race.” That is, a pure breed of artificially selected individuals who would work for the enhancement of German society … Continue reading

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Ask the Master – Wireless-Less

The font might be slightly small since it is a screenshot of the PDF Newsletter.  This is my entry for the “Ask the Master” Section of the Fairy-Tale Novel Forum’s Monthly Newsletter. Enjoy! Here is a link to the Newsletter. … Continue reading

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Brothers in Christ – Road to Cavalry

Every soldier has two families.  The one he raises; and the one he raises hell with.   Life is the ultimate test of virtue.  Courage, fidelity, faith, honor, and trust.  All these virtues attest to the natural capability of men to … Continue reading

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