Border bungles: Trump was right after all!

by Barbara Simpson -- Donald Trump blasted into the world of presidential politics when he declared his intention to run and that illegal immigration was a prime issue that needed to be more…

Truth behind Hillary's devious smiles

by Barbara Simpson -- Maybe she thinks it makes her look warm – compassionate – human? Actually, those toothsome grimaces that pass for a Hillary Clinton smile during the presidential debates are more…

U.S. Catholics under attack

by Barbara Simpson -- WikiLeaks did it again with another e-mail release, 1,200 of them, and this time exposing the deliberate attempts by the Clinton campaign to disrupt, undermine and, yes, try more…

Is America ready for a President Tim Kaine?

by Barbara Simpson -- I was looking forward to the vice-presidential debate. Really, I was. I wanted to find out more about those two men – Virginia Democrat Sen. Tim Kaine and more…

Off the grid: Are you ready?

by Barbara Simpson -- I've heard the ominous warnings of what would happen if the grid went down – or was taken down: It wouldn't be pretty. I suspect most people don't more…

Enough already! I don't care!

by Barbara Simpson -- What a week: Hillary Clinton keels over in public, and the efforts to brush it off as nothing special were overwhelming, although it finally became an issue for more…

The lesson we quickly forgot after 9/11

by Barbara Simpson -- I think there's something in the air or water that's making us stupid – or perhaps blind is a better word, or maybe we're just incredibly gullible. Then more…

Say it! Ryan Lochte was drunk

by Barbara Simpson -- Before the Olympics, I'd never heard of Ryan Lochte. So much for fame, but then again, I don't follow swimming competitions. Now I know who he is and more…