What if Ukraine drove Putin out?

by Barry Farber -- They call it "military science," and it's full of formulations like this. "Twenty-five motivated troops can hold a battlefield position better than 100 troops, 75 of whom are more…

An impudent Putin, a flaccid Obama

by Barry Farber -- One Hollywood marriage was so disastrous that when she (Ethel Merman) wrote her autobiography, she left the chapter about her marriage to him (Ernest Borgnine) completely blank! Pretend more…

Our 'Go Ahead and Trample Us' foreign policy

by Barry Farber -- How would you describe the foreign policy of the United States? Or of this administration in general? Some would be charitable, some vicious. I think a totally unrelated more…

Confessions of a 'nation-building' junkie

by Barry Farber -- It wasn't so much his words. It was his melody. Leering, sneering Hamid Karzai, president of an Afghanistan that would never have achieved even a dream of decent more…

The latest Marxism in America

by Barry Farber -- Her father stuck his tongue out at her and aggressively allowed her big sister every advantage. He even threatened to strike her with his cane. He once forced more…

The man behind the Beatles invasion

by Barry Farber -- At the 50-year mark, everybody can understand the uproar at the anniversary of the "invasion" of America by the Beatles. They came. American youth went clinically insane. Two more…

Try principles, Republicans!

by Barry Farber -- So now the Republicans are going to spring their super-strategy upon the land by giving the illegal-alien community almost-but-not-quite as much as the Democrats are determined to give more…

Obama's purge of generals: Just like Stalin's

by Barry Farber -- Who won the last Olympics? That's a trick question. No country ever "wins" an Olympics. Even better, winning is optional and wide open to interpretation. If the USA more…

Privacy is gone: Deal with it!

by Barry Farber -- Compatibility in marriage is when he snores and she's deaf. There's a similar kind of sting in journalism, when all your column's readers want to run right out more…

Why I believe Chris Christie

by Barry Farber -- Why do I believe Chris Christie? Inside information, perhaps? The straight scoop handed to me by "those in the know" inside the Christie camp, or friends, spouses or more…