Thursday, December 31, 2009

Top 10 Conservative Movies of the Last Decade

The Telegraph's Nile Gardiner creates a list I largely agree with, and I've seen every movie mentioned except one:

1. Master and Commander
2. Black Hawk Down
3. The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
4. Gladiator
5. The Pursuit of Happyness
6. The Dark Knight
7. The Hurt Locker
8. Hotel Rwanda
9. The Lives of Others
10. 300

Honorable mentions: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe; Cinderella Man; Gran Torino; Juno; The Passion of the Christ; Rocky Balboa; Tears of the Sun; United 93; We Were Soldiers

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Books Roundup

As I do every year, here is my list of the top books that I read this past year. Reading a lot (around 65 books) gave me more books to choose from but these titles stood out:

This Momentary Marriage by John Piper
The Discipline of Spiritual Discernment by Tim Challies
Hunting Eichmann by Neal Bascomb
State of Fear by Michael Crichton
Tactics: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions by Greg Koukl
The Prodigal God by Tim Keller
Liberty and Tyranny by Mark Levin

What were your favorites?