Oh, to see the look on their faces!

by Barry Farber -- "It's really not my place to ask, Ma'am," said the delivery man from the horse ranch to the lady of the house, as he counted the thick wad more…

Don't you know there's a war on?

by Barry Farber -- During World War II, whenever you asked for an extra pat of butter or an extra lump of sugar or another cup of coffee, you got the gruff, more…

Why burning a Quran is a terrible idea

by Barry Farber -- Usually I fall for whatever the one talking is saying. I've been told that if I were a woman, I'd be pregnant all the time. So, how did more…

Expel the enemies among us

by Barry Farber -- During World War II, a popular comic book ran a story about an entire Japanese infantry division that had somehow managed to sneak into New York City's Central more…

WikiLeaks strikes, Americans yawn

by Barry Farber -- It was the most forlorn outcry in the most forlorn presidential campaign, yet it reverberates through my recollection like some portentous sound effect, signaling epic or epitaph. Bob more…

The Brits' bush-league anti-Semitism

by Barry Farber -- So, what's new in anti-Semitism? Well, a British judge unleashed a niagara of anti-Semitic remarks to twist a "not guilty" verdict out of a jury deliberating the fate more…

The other justification for nuking Japan

by Barry Farber -- Around this time of year the press releases add up by the troy ton announcing anguished marches, prayer vigils, concerts and unbridled apologies for America's "shameful" use of more…

My lonely rage over illegals

by Barry Farber -- Chairman Mao pointed out that leniency to the guilty is cruelty to the people. When someone who's never missed a chance to be unkind to Communism relays the more…

WaPo's near treachery

by Barry Farber -- It's a good idea to back up one security disaster before WikiLeaks. What the Washington Post did comes close on the "treachery" scale. Ralph Peters is a muscular, more…