Sorry folks, it's war

by Barbara Simpson -- The headlines are worldwide, and the horror and chaos are clear. It was a terrorist attack carried out by militant Islamists who clearly identified themselves as such. No, more…

Watch out, the flu will get ya!

by Barbara Simpson -- It's b-a-a-a-a-c-c-c-k! The feared and hated flu season is here, and our government – in all its concern about the welfare of all of us Americans – wants more…

Bye-bye, Boehner

by Barbara Simpson -- Talk about betraying the American people who are fed up to here with the double-talk from politicians – on both sides of the aisle. The results of the more…

Just watching government is torture

by Barbara Simpson -- So Hillary Clinton thinks, and says with a straight face, during a speech at Georgetown University that we need to exert "smart power," which means that America needs more…

America's favorite stores disappearing

by Barbara Simpson -- Just as you did, I heard and saw the virtual cheering as news outlets reported the latest job statistics. Then again, you didn't hear much, if anything, about more…

Thanks for the miseries

by Barbara Simpson -- The traditional Thanksgiving commentary is a litany of good things in our lives. Fair enough. It teaches us to be grateful for what we have. But while that's more…

Obama: America's biggest sell-out

by Barbara Simpson -- Barack Obama does it again. You'd have to be a complete dunce or liberal/progressive/Democrat/socialist/communist partisan not to see it. The man never misses an opportunity to diminish the more…

Obama ices the cake of his new America

by Barbara Simpson -- When I was a kid, there was a phrase that when someone put the finishing touch on something, people would say, "Well that's the icing on the cake!" more…

Barack is back with a vengeance

by Barbara Simpson -- The tea party is delirious. Republicans try to figure out what it means. The Democrats look shell-shocked. They've lost congressional control. The man who is president is shuckin' more…