Inconvenient facts media leave out

by Barry Farber -- "Would you rather be a Democrat with an apparent lack of candidates, or a Republican with an apparent lack of competence?" he asked. He was trying to be more…

Obama's patriotism quotient matters most

by Barry Farber -- Rudy Giuliani has long had a gutsy audacity that earned him a reputation as a tough federal prosecutor and two terms as a popular mayor of New York. more…

Yemen has fallen: Did you know that?

by Barry Farber -- He was a big-name publisher, and all of us were proud he was a personal friend. One day I asked him how business was, and he said, "It's more…

On my 'high horse'? You bet I am!

by Barry Farber -- The Russian man stormed out of the train in Stockholm and went up to the first man who was tall and blond. "Are you Swedish?" the Russian asked. more…

I can't get over Mitt

by Barry Farber -- The voice of my mother reproaching me from the world beyond is, to me, so clear I fear it will disturb the people at the next table, or more…

Forget footballs, America is deflating

by Barry Farber -- Ignorance is the sperm of apathy. If you don't know, you can't care. Thank God the world is inanimate. Given the diseased mentality of these times, if the more…

Being fair to Romney

by Barry Farber -- Somebody once asked Mohandas Gandhi what he thought of Western civilization. "It sounds like a great idea," replied the famous mahatma. "It should definitely be tried!" I could more…

Post-Paris, it's our last chance

by Barry Farber -- When the pessimist hears, "OK, gang. Here's our last chance," he mainly hears the word "last." The optimist hears "chance." Whichever you are, please suit up accordingly because more…