'Going Dutch' a terrible mistake

by Barry Farber -- When Whittaker Chambers left the Communist Party and joined freedom's cause he said, "I am going from the winning side to the losing side." That's a neat way more…

Americans, un-wimp thyselves!

by Barry Farber -- Do you remember the origin of the handshake? It was to let the other guy know your hand didn't hold a weapon. You can thank the other guy more…

Downwardly mobile … with class

by Barry Farber -- Like most opinion-shapers, I don't always have my way. Real life doesn't feel obligated to echo my editorial guidance. It's not always easy to put the country where more…

Kim Jong-il's 'Theme Park For Hell'

by Barry Farber -- There are no experts on today's Korean situation; there are only varying degrees of ignorance. I think we'd both feel better if you looked up and re-read that more…

3 breathtaking failures of Obama regime

by Barry Farber -- The philosopher who looked around and announced, "So many women. So little time!" strikes me as playful and optimistic. I wish I were when I announce, "So many more…

Tea partiers in Congress will let us down

by Barry Farber -- The word "psychiatrist" has been defined as a Jewish doctor who can't stand the sight of blood. (Relax. Writer is Jewish. That makes it OK!) If I may more…

Wild pigs vs. American liberty

by Barry Farber -- A student at an American college, who still carried a Communist bullet in his back from the effort to free his homeland from Communism, startled his professor one more…

Need now: A de-liberalization campaign

by Barry Farber -- In the days when communism was crumbling and its beneficiaries were conspiring for a comeback, America's ambassador to Russia, Jack Matlock, was asked by a visiting American what more…

9 years and counting

by Barry Farber -- There was a major moment during World War I when the troops of both sides put their rifles down and rose up and met in no-man's-land with hugs more…

How dumb can we Americans get?

by Barry Farber -- He's a comedian in his 70s and he's good at making people laugh, but he's not so good at laughing himself. "I can't wait to retire and get more…