Author: Donner Schwanze

Egg Nog

Egg Nog. If you don’t drink Egg Nog, you’re a faggot. What You’ll Need 6 large eggs, plus 2 yolks 1/2 cup, plus 2 Tablespoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 4 cups whole milk 1/2 cup brandy, bourbon, or dark rum 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon grated nutmeg 1/4 cup heavy cream, whipped to soft peaks Additional grated nutmeg for garnish How to Make It Combine eggs, egg yolks, sugar, and salt in a heavy 3- or 4-quart pan, whisking until well-combined. Continue whisking while pouring milk in a slow, steady stream until completely incorporated. Turn on the burner to lowest possible heat setting....

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Christmas Miracle

On Christmas Eve 2009, Mike Hermanstorfer’s wife Tracy went into labor with their third child. Everything was normal at first. And then it all went wrong. During labor, Tracey went into cardiac arrest and died. Her doctors tried for several minutes to revive her but did not succeed. She was limp and blue when the Doctors made the decision to finish delivering the baby. Mike held his wife’s lifeless hand and wondered what he would tell his other two children. The doctors cut open Tracey and found the baby to also be lifeless. In such moments, where hope is...

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Why I love “O, Holy Night!”

To me, this is the perfect Christmas Carol. It encompasses all that we ought to be truly celebrating. It is so beautiful to me that even after all these years, I still get misty eyed when I hear it sung without embellishment. “O Holy Night! The stars are brightly shining, It is the night of the dear Saviour’s birth.” These lines set the scene.  The mood is set with the music. This song is about worship. It is the telling of something majestic and transcendent. “Long lay the world in sin and error pining. Till He appeared and the...

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Johnny Cash: Christmas As I Knew It

Christmas as I knew it.   Johnny Cash is a quintessential Man of The West. He raised hell and found redemption. He loved God, America, and his wife. And he was a masterful story teller, which is why people loved him. This is a great little song because it shames us for our materialism and reminds us of how our celebration ought to be. Spreading cheer and good will to all men. Loving each other, if even for just a day. “One day near Christmas when I was just a child Mama called us together and mama tried to...

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Christmas Miracle

World War 1 was such a brutal war that it actually re-wrote the rule book for war. We had to stop and say, “hey, lets not kill people in such fucked up ways anymore”. It would eventually lead to 15 million dead, a death toll that hadn’t been seen in the West since the plague. A few months after the war had begun, Pope Benedict XV beseeched everyone to have a truce over Christmas. The people in charge rejected this request of course. War doesn’t stop for holidays. Silly Pope. On Christmas Eve, across No Man’s Land, Carols could...

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Purpose and Mission

Men of The West seeks to clarify the issues of the day and build a community of like minded men who worship Jesus Christ. To unify them across Christendom to steel them against the barbarians who are either at the gates, or already inside them. We will celebrate, defend, and expand Western Civilization and the values and traditions that created it.

There is no substitute for victory.

We are the Hard Right.